Different choices create different results. Why does it matter? What is the difference between mulches and why should you care.
In the northeast we have a selection of mulches commonly available. Below please find a partial list with their benefits or without their benefits.
The significance of proper composting and pH:
pH is significant in that it is the key to unlocking nutrients. When purchasing mulch always ask the pH. It should be around a pH of 6 for ornamentals. If it is not correct your plants will not be able to accept some or all of the nutrients available. …