mulch

Ask the Master Gardener: Much ado about mulch

Q:  My water agency recommends applying a thick mulch around landscape plants to reduce water use. What should I use as mulch? A:  Mulch is any material that you put ...

Recycle your Christmas tree today

It's not too late to dispose of your Christmas tree, which will be recycled into mulch. Trees can be dropped off today — Sunday, Jan. 4 — at the back parking lot at Del Oro Hig ...

Ask the Master Gardeners: Use mulch to conserve water and reduce weeds

Question: I am trying various methods and ways to conserve water including installing drip lines. Do you have any suggestions that will help keep my plants happy (alive) and use le ...