Red mulch typically decomposes more quickly than other natural bark mulch, because it’s often made from recycled wood chips. Brown mulch is a nice touch to any lawn and garden, and its natural color makes both light and darker-colored plants appear vibrant when paired together.
Cocoa Mulch. Chopped cocoa bean hulls add a rich dark color to landscapes — along with an exquisite, chocolatey smell that lasts two to three weeks.
Straw. A favorite among vegetable gardeners, straw is the stalk of grain plants.
Fresh Wood Chips.
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