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oiky deposit


By Jenbed

United Kingdom Gb

part of our garden has been really wet and there is like an oily deposit lying on it. Can you give us an idea what it is



decomposing plant matter produces oily bi products.

21 Aug, 2012


Could be a type of slimy algae. I assume your soil is compacted clay. If so dig it over and get some air in and when it dries out the problem should be solved, if it is algae.

23 Aug, 2012

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