Published on Wednesday, July 08, 2020
When people think of landscaping, they often picture the types of plants that will be installed, the flowers that will bloom, and the beautiful foliage they will see. But what about the bottom of the landscape bed? That should be covered by mulch. While mulch provides an aesthetic appeal and adds more color to the landscaping, that is not the only benefit of this valuable ground cover.
Learn about three benefits of mulch and why your landscape beds in St. Cloud, Sauk Rapids, Sartell, and surrounding areas of Minnesota need a good, proper layer of mulch installed each year.
1. Mulch is a natural weed barrier and preventer.
One of the greatest benefits of a 2-3 inch thick layer of mulch is that it acts as a...