How Much is Too Much Mulch?

Ever wonder if you’re killing your plants with mulch? I know, you think more is better.  You’re keeping the weeds down or whatever. But are you putting down too much? For flower beds, spread the mulch about 2 inches deep. Read More …

Prepare your garden for Winter

Prep Your Garden for Winter

Getting the garden ready for Winter can save some work next Spring. The cool, crisp air makes wrapping everything up a lot easier and leaves you more time in the Spring when there’s so much to do. Here’s what needs Read More …

How to Choose a Bark Mulch

Bark Mulch

Bark mulch generally refers to mulch that made by shredding the bark of hard or softwood trees.  It is the perfect choice for formal perennial beds. It gives that beautiful, uniform look to all your gardens. Shredded bark mulch is Read More …

Best times of the year to mulch

Mulched Flower Bed

There are two times during the year when mulching the garden and flowerbeds is essential. Mulch in late Autumn to provide protection from Winter temperatures and mulch again in Summer to help plants keep in moisture and to help reduce Read More …

Didn’t mulch this Spring? It’s not too late!

Not too late to mulch

We were working on building a new perennial garden a few months ago and it didn’t get mulched with the other beds. Oh boy, do I regret that! Had I mulched there wouldn’t be grass seedlings popping up everywhere from Read More …