|Hardwood mulch is one of the most common and least expensive mulches. Hardwood mulch, available in many colors, is an attractive landscaping product. It comes in a natural, deep rich brown to light brown color. Hardwood mulch can come in many different color blends. The colors are varied by the type of trees used in the mulch. Maple makes a light brown mulch, and oak and cherry make the deep brown color mulches. Aside from the appearance of hardwood mulch, there are many benefits it offers for your landscape.|
Mulch reduces the amount of water lost through evaporation by shielding the soil from the sun’s drying rays.
Hardwood mulch is one of the best mulch types to use on slopes and it breaks down relatively slowly.
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It keeps the soil cooler during the summer and acts as an insulator through the cold winter months lessening the effects of fluctuating temperatures on plant roots which in turn decreases their susceptibility to frost heaving.
Hardwood mulch is an excellent weed deterrent as it reduces growth and protects your shrubs and trees. When using this mulch to reduce the weeds in your landscape, apply it at 1-3 inches deep.
Not only does Hardwood mulch benefit your garden, but as an added bonus it also enhances the look of your landscape.
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