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The warm spring weather is the perfect time to enjoy different outdoor activities with your family and friends. A beautifully landscaped lawn can be the best place to enjoy a quiet weekend with your family. If you still haven’t gotten to creating the garden that you want and you’re looking for a sustainable gardening solution that can help you have healthier plants and protect your soil at the same time, consider using Scotts Florida Select Natural Eucalyptus Mulch.
Why is Scotts Florida Natural Mulch your best option for your landscaping needs? It is because sustainably-harvested and plantation grown eucalyptus is considered a renewable resource. It re-grows up to four times faster than Cypress. And since it is made from 100% plantation-grown eucalyptus trees, it is free from any construction, demolition, pallet or other waste materials. You are assured that you will not put anything that can harm the soil. Eucalyptus Mulch is also effective in preventing weeds naturally, conserve soil moisture and moderate soil temperature. It is 100% Florida grown which helps support the local economy.
If you’re thinking of getting started with your gardening, you will need a few basic tools and gardening supplies. This includes standard shovel and spade, lawn rake, basic wheelbarrow, garden hose and watering can. You can purchase more tools as you need them. Don’t forget to purchase Scotts Florida Natural Mulch as well. If you are a non-Florida resident, there is another alternative, the Scotts Nature Scapes mulch. It comes in 3 different colors: Classic Black, Sierra Red, and Deep Forest Brown. It helps maintain soil moisture, prevent weeds, and create a groomed landscape all year long. Florida Select Mulch is made from 100% Florida-grown Eucalyptus. Eucalyptus Mulch is a sustainable Cypress alternative, grown in Florida, for Florida!
Eucalyptus Mulch is the best option for your landscape because it is:
1. SUSTAINABLE: Sustainably-harvested and plantation grown Eucalyptus is considered a renewable resource because it re-grows up to 4-times faster than Cypress.
2. NATURAL: Made from 100% plantation-grown Eucalyptus trees. Eucalyptus Mulch is guaranteed free from any construction, demolition, pallet, or other waste materials.
3. EFFECTIVE: Prevents weeds naturally** while helping to conserve soil moisture and moderate soil temperature.
4. LOCAL: 100% Florida-grown - helps support your local economy.
How to Use: Spread 3 inches deep. Keep mulch several inches from tree trunks and house foundations or other wood structures.
When to Apply: Apply around trees, shrubs, flowers or vegetables after seeds have germinated and plants have developed.
Where to Use: Apply around trees, shrubs, flowers or vegetables after seeds have germinated and plants have developed.
Where Not to Use: Avoid use: Before seeds have germinated, around underdeveloped plants, and within several inches of house foundations or other wood surfaces.
Coverage Area: A 2 cu. ft. bag will cover the following: At a depth of 2 inches, 12 sq. ft of bedding area. At a depth of 3 inches, 8 sq. ft. of bedding area. At a depth of 4 inches, 6 sq. ft. of bedding.