Pondering mulches

Last year we used Cypress Mulch for everything. Well, now we found out that it’s not a good thing to use. They are tearing down our Cypress trees to give us all that mulch. So this year we’ve been trying to decide what to use.

First I put in a bunch of pine bark chips. I now have decided that I do NOT like that at all. It dries out way too easily and then when it’s windy out it blows all over the yard. Not a good thing for mulch to be doing.

So I decided to pay a little extra and give the Eucalyptus mulch a try. I chose the mulch instead of the chips. You can see it in the pics on the right side next to the Pine Bark mulch. It stays put and holds much more water too. And a bonus is that it’s softer to walk on.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s