Use Mulch to Lower Your Garden Maintenance

Patsy Bell Hobson shares information on how to use mulch to lower your garden maintenance, includes types of mulch for the garden, how mulch reduces watering and weeding and decreases soil erosion.

Shredded pine mulch is used to cover areas surrounding garden plants.
Shredded pine mulch is used to cover areas surrounding garden plants.
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