Friday, April 17, 2015

Home Grown: How to Mulch a Tree.

Mulching the trees in our landscapes is a common practice, with many benefits.  Just remember, there is right way and a wrong way to mulch trees.

One of the most common mistakes is arranging the mulch ring around the tree in the shape of a volcano instead of a doughnut. Mulching against the tree trunk can lead to trunk problems, disease problems, habitat for rodents, and excessive soil moisture and root rots.

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How to Mulch a Tree

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Artwork: The Tree by the Road Side by Jon Macadam

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