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Why to Have Mulch in Your Garden?


What is mulch?

Mulch is organic and inorganic. Inorganic is pebbles and gravel and organic consist of straw and wood mulch. Mostly the inorganic mulch is used for decorative purpose. The pebbles help in designing your garden and provide an elegant appearance. However, they do not contain nutrients for your plants.

They only serve as a decorative item. Organic items including straw and wood help in providing nutrients for your garden. Some of the advantages of using organic items in your garden include maintaining proper temperature in the soil which is essential for proper growth of plants, decreases evaporation …