There are loads of different types of garden mulch available right now, and before you go to the effort and expense of mulching your garden beds (which is a VERY good idea, after all the rain!), it is important that you choose the right mulch for the job. To (hopefully), make this a little easier for you, here is an “at a glance” guide to our mulches.
As always, if you are unsure about the best type for you (or the quantity you need), give us a call and we will very happily help you out.
1" Hoop Pine
This curly Pine bark locks together making it the perfect landscape bark for sloping sites and raised garden beds, ideal around pools. Used for domestic gardens, resorts. Office blocks and new estates etc.
25mm Slash Pine
A decorative bark suitable for any size garden, domestic or commercial.
50mm Slash Pine
Ideal for large commercial and domestic gardens
Neat, clean and simple, chips of hardwood for a long lasting economical mulch.
The Rolls Royce of mulch. An excellent mulch with high moisture retention suitable for all gardens and pots.
Manufactured from slash pine bark particles between 5 and 12 mm in size. This is a great impact absorption material, ideal for playground surfaces. Required installation depth for playgrounds is 250 - 300mm.
Clean chips of Cypress timber. Rich long lasting natural honey golden colour. Retains moisture, reducing water requirement for your garden. This product is naturally termite resistant.
Earth Grow is produced here on the Sunshine Coast, and is an organic blend of aged hoop fines, hardwood sawdust and mulch blended with a little cow manure (this is what makes it so ideal as a soil conditioner and mulch for nutrient depleted soil).
EnviroMulch is an organic garden mulch which has been designed by Australia's leading agronomists, horticulturalists, revegetation professionals and soil scientists. It is made from renewable Australian resources and has been heat treated to guarantee it is weed, pest and pathogen free. EnviroMulch is free from waxes and toxins and is a premium organic and natural product.
Fine Tree Mulch
Tree Mulch is made up of tree loppings which have been mulched. Tree Mulch is also known as Energex mulch.
This is a mulch for the environmentalists among us. Fine grade mulch ideal for moisture retention and weed suppression in all outdoor garden applications. It is not currently in stock, but you can order this product through us. There is a minimum order quantity of 5m3.
New mulch, fairly coarse graded hardwood mulch. Colour may vary between a red and golden brown. Holds well on slopes. Excellent for water retention and weed suppression. Ideal for mulching large garden beds.
Fantastic for soil rejuvenation, moisture retention and an excellent fertiliser for your garden. This is one of our best sellers.
Outback Cypress Mulch
100% shredded Cypress Bark, ideal for embankments, slopes and wind swept areas. Retains moisture, reducing water requirements for your garden. Rich long lasting reddish brown colour. This mulch is perfect around timber homes as it is naturally termite resistant.
Tea Tree Mulch
This beautiful product forms a closely woven but highly absorbent mat that retains soil moisture and inhibits weed growth. Tea Tree mulch breaks down over time, releasing nutrient back into the soil. It has a fresh, fragrant aroma.
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.
At the moment, we have 20kg bags of the very popular Kashmiri pebbles in stock and they represent a fantastic way to get your smaller landscaping projects done quickly and with style.
We are halfway to November already and it's newsletter time again. We have specials on top dress soil to give your lawn some love, and hardwood mulch. We also have tips to grow veggies in pots, a yummy garlic butter recipe and we introduce our Trade Partner, Matt Lucas from Lucas Mob. Enjoy!