Every month, Martha Stewart asks her fellow Garden Club members about their gardens and the measures they take to keep them looking beautiful. Leave a comment and let Martha know your answer.
Q: As the weather continues to heat up, plant roots will love the 2-3” of cover that mulch provides to cool them, hold in soil moisture, and keep the weeds down. For different parts of the country, there are readily available, local preferences that look natural. What is your favorite type of mulch?