/Tag: Mulch

Marvelous Mulch

2017-03-11T14:00:05+00:00July 21st, 2015|Gardening Tips|

Mulch is a “hot” topic. Mulch is any material used to cover the soil around plants, shrubs, and trees. Some are organic, such as pine bark, but inorganic materials, such as pebbles, can be used as well. Mulch improves the appearance of landscapes and is beneficial for plants. Why use mulch? Mulched areas attract worms. Worms will further break down the mulch, provide natural fertilizer in the form of castings, and improve the [...]