Mulch Guide - Peat Moss

Mulch Guide - Peat Moss

Appearance: Good
Insulation: Good
Cost: Moderate-high
Thickness: 1 in.
Weed Control: Good
Water Penetration: Poor; absorbs much water
Moisture Retention: Poor; draws moisture from soil
Decomposition Speed: Very slow
Comments: Adds little or no nutrients to soil. Valuable only as a soil conditioner.

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