Sawdust Mulch – 3 Gallon Bags

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Sawdust Mulch 3-gallon bags.

Mulching with sawdust is a common practice among gardeners. For plants that love acid, like blueberries and rhododendrons, sawdust is perfect mulch since it is acidic. It is also economical to use sawdust as mulch. Sawdust mulch is excellent and very few people think to use it. It works wonderfully to keep moisture around the plants in garden areas and also when plants are in containers and flower pots. This is an excellent mulch that can be used in several different ways. It can be used in gardens and natural areas as well as used around bases of large trees and shrubs. It also does excellently when added to fruit trees and will help keep moisture around the root system. It can also be used to create beautiful walkways and also used on driveways if needed. Sawdust mulch is excellent, and the texture is not as coarse as other mulch such as pine bark mulch. It can be easily ordered online from an online plant nursery and will look amazing and adds a very natural look and appearance. It is available in three-gallon bags from this great nursery and arrives ready to use in those lovely garden areas.

How to use sawdust as mulch

Sawdust is often said to steal nitrogen from other plants; however, when you take the correct measures, it can support the growth of your plant and improve the soil. Other uses of sawdust include discouraging weeds and storing crops. The fact that sawdust needs nitrogen is because it is biodegradable and needs nitrogen to decompose. This is mainly a problem noticed when you incorporate sawdust directly into the soil instead of mulching with it.

Precautions while using sawdust mulch

Wood mulch that has not composted will take up a lot of nitrogen from the soil. To prevent the loss of nitrogen form your plants, it is a good idea to add some extra nitrogen to the sawdust before applying as mulch. To mix the sawdust with nitrogen, take 50 pounds of sawdust and mix 1 pound of actual nitrogen. Put the covering out to a depth of 1 to 1 ½ inches; make some space between the mulch and the tree trunks to avoid rotting. Because sawdust mulch has a fast rate of decomposition, you will probably have to refill it every year.