Family Owner Since 1974
Why use mulch --- Helps to suppress weed growth; Helps the soil to retain moisture; Helps add nutrients to the soil; Helps to control soil erosion; Helps to give the landscape a finshing touch; Helps enhance the look of the garden and emphasize the colors of the plants and trees.
How to apply the mulch -- When mulching around plants or trees the mulch should never touch the plant or the bark on the tree. Sometimes you will see the "volcano" piles around trees. You are never supposed to apply the mulch like that. It will often kill the tree and can cause fungus problems.