Category: Mulch in Omaha

6 Signs You Need to Replenish Your Mulch

6 Signs You Need to Replenish Your Mulch 6 Signs You Need to Replenish Your Mulch

Mulching your flowerbeds is a prudent strategy to keep moisture in the soil and protect the roots of your shrubs, trees, and flower bulbs during the summer and winter. Whether you’re using organic or synthetic mulch for your garden, it eventually needs replacement. Keep reading to learn more about the right time to replenish your […]

Can You Put Too Much Mulch Around a Tree?

Can You Put Too Much Mulch Around a Tree? Can You Put Too Much Mulch Around a Tree?

Most people know about the advantages of mulching around trees, but few understand the drawbacks when not done properly. Plants with shallow root systems, such as shrubs, benefit from light mulching, however, putting a thick layer and too much mulch around tree trunks detracts from the aeration of the soil, smothering the plant. In this […]

Fall Tree Care and Yard Maintenance Guide

Fall Tree Care and Yard Maintenance Guide Fall Tree Care

Autumn is the best time to prepare your trees and garden for the spring growing season. It is well known that prepping trees and your lawn for the colder winter months ahead will surely pay off in the spring and summer. If you aren’t quite sure of how to prepare for winter snow, ice, and […]

Is It Okay to Mulch in the Fall?

Is It Okay to Mulch in the Fall? mulch in the fall

Mulch plays an important role in keeping your garden healthy all year round. When applied properly, garden mulching helps to preserve moisture and essential nutrients, suppress weed growth, combat the presence of pests/insects, and even reduce the risk of frost-related heaving. In this article, we discuss whether or not it is okay to Mulch in […]

Where To Put Mulch?

Where To Put Mulch? Where to put mulch

What is mulch? If you search this question online, the descriptions would refer to mulch as something that helps your plants grow. While this is somewhat right, it’s not completely accurate. Gardeners and landscapers spread mulch to keep the temperature of the soil warm, retain moisture, add nutrients to the soil, suppress weeds, protect plant […]