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Archive for August 2017

The Importance of Mulching

Team Working

By: Catherine Nickelson | Horticulturist | Arborist
Posted 08/18/2017

Why do we bother mulching around trees, shrubs, and perennials? It is often expensive, has to be frequently re-applied, and doesn’t even totally stop weeds. Do we only use it because it looks pretty? While it may look nice, the real purpose behind applying organic mulch is not merely aesthetic, nor is it solely weed prevention. Mulching around plants creates one of the best environments for growing in our urban soils.

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