Choosing the Right Amount of Mulch for Your Project
Mulch or chips are a great addition to any landscaping project. They can be used as a decoration for your plant bed and insulate the plants in your garden. Mulch also decreases weed growth, helps insulate soil temperatures to prevent moisture evaporation from the surface (especially in Florida’s summer heat), and improves nutrient density in […]Read More
Cypress Mulch: The Good, The Bad, and The Alternative
Cypress mulch is any mulch made from the wood of bald cypress or pond cypress trees. While these trees are relatively hardy and can adapt to a wide range of soil types, they are most commonly found in the swamps of Florida, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and the Carolinas. Cypress trees were a very important […]Read More
Fall Leaves: Stop Raking and Start Mulching
It’s that time of year again, the temperatures are dropping and the foliage is falling off the trees. If your lawn is like most lawns in North Florida and has a mix of deciduous trees like elm, sweetgum, maple, and laurel oaks, you are likely to have a ton of extra leaves on the ground […]Read More
How Much Mulch Do I Need?
There’s no denying that a fresh application of mulch is arguably the cheapest way to increase curb appeal and make any yard or landscape look remarkably better. Not to mention all of the benefits mulch adds to your plants and soil. So why don’t more homes and businesses have beautifully mulched yards and gardens? Well, […]Read More