Benefits of Mulching:
✅ Mulch has insulating characteristics
✅ It reduces soil compaction that can inhibit the plant’s growth and access to essential food and sunshine.
✅ Mulch cover offers protection from errant footsteps compressing the soil around the plants.
✅ Mulch also shields plants from lawn mower damage and is particularly helpful for sunken plants.
✅ Mulch can preserve heat through cushioning during the frosty winter months.