Mulching is a trendy product that protects, decorates and promotes the development of all your plantings.
Ecological product, its use is very beneficial to your plants and your garden while saving you the least enjoyable garden task weeding!
N’So feel free to use the mulch because in addition to its highly decorative aspect, it has many environmental and economic benefits!
Benefits of mulching:
Mulching is one of the products aujourd’hui booming and n’not only for its aesthetic and decorative character!
- C’is an excellent weedkiller because it prevents weeds from growing.
With the opaque layer that’it forms on the surface, it eliminates weeds and thus indirectly avoids’using’herbicides, all of’chemical origin.
- C’is a great protective against cold and winter frosts!
A thickness of 3 to 4 cm is sufficient to protect the roots from freezing, particularly for container culture.
It will keep the root system in optimal conditions for a good recovery in the spring.
- All mulch’vegetable origin are 100% natural fertilizer !
Their slow decomposition in the soil will provide important nutrients that promote the development of your plants.
- Avoiding the’evaporation’water in summer, you will limit watering so you will make a move for’environment that has great need at this level.
There are 2 large mulch families:
- Mineral mulch : Shale, pozzolan, stones or beads’clay
- The plant mulch : Pine Bark, cocoa shells, flaxseed, dried leaves, mowing
You l’have understood, mulching n’only advantages and one of the products that can substitute for products that do not necessarily respect our land.
Mulching attracting birds to your garden:
By creating a fertile ground for the development of’ecosystem, are the larvae, worms and insects you'll attract under your mulch.
It is then the birds will come to s’nourish.
Mulching therefore promotes’ecosystem in your garden and therefore offers our feathered friends a wonderful pantry, especially in winter.
Some plants fear mulching:
Note that some plants actually dread the’excess’moisture generated by mulching and that’should therefore be the’Use with caution.
Among the latter we find the Mediterranean plants that deserves the mulching’but was rather thin. Succulent plants or seed beads and walls that need’dry soil and sometimes arid.