We've said it before, but it truly is critical to mulch your garden regularly to keep it healthy.
Mulch helps to stabilise temperatures in the soil zone, it suppresses weed growth and assists with water retention in the soil.
Organic mulches enhance nutrient levels and encourage life giving microbes and worms. To cut a long story short, the more mulch you can use the better.
So now that we are all aware of the role mulch plays in keeping a garden healthy, the next problem many people have is trying to figure out how much mulch they need to do the job properly.
So here are a couple of tips to help you out:
Nice and easy.
Even simpler, is our online area and volume calculator. You can find it here
And if you have any questions at all, please don't hesitate to call us on 5453 7100 and we can point you in the right direction.
Once some of this water subsides, you might be in the market for some pavers or steppers to create walkways, outdoor living zones or definition around your home.
We have a new range of beautiful, natural stone steppers and pavers in the yard that can provide a practical and timeless solution where you want to create walkways, or create definition or hard outdoor living areas around your garden.
We’ve had some much needed rain, and it is a very good time to get in to those garden beds, pull out the weeds, and top up the beds with a nice thick blanket of mulch. There are lots of different mulches to choose from and we have put together a quick run down of our top 5 tree mulches to give you an idea of some of what types of applications they suit best.