Using pine straw mulch is the final touch for beautifying gardens and landscapes. The auburn-like hue offers a clean but decorative blanket for landscapes and gardens. Pine straw is ideal for retaining moisture and is also high in nitrogen, which works to improve the look and overall health of your garden and landscaping. Keep in mind also, that as pine needles break down they acidify the soil, this makes is the perfect landscaping mulch for plants, trees and shrubs that thrive off acid.
This straw also adheres well to slopes and assists your garden or landscape in resisting erosion. The bottom line is that you get aesthetically pleasing, as well as functional and beneficial, by working with pine straw. This is ideal for insulation all year long, enabling water and oxygen to circulate as needed and will aid in keeping your garden free of insects and rodents. With so many benefits, it is hard to imagine considering anything else to complete the look of your landscape or garden.
Besides it being produced naturally and sustainably, there are numerous garden and landscape health and beauty advantages to using pine straw mulch. Some of the ways pine straw outperforms other mulches are:
Mulching is undeniably the single best thing you can do for your garden and landscape. Using long needle pine straw as your mulch will not only save you time and money, but can give you a garden that is the envy of your neighborhood!
Pine Straw is naturally discarded by pine trees and acts as an organic mulch, which breaks down slowly over time and feeds the soil nutrients. Pine Straw is good for suppressing weed growth, retaining water for your soil, preventing soil erosion, and helping to protect plants from harsh weather conditions.
In contrast to other mulches, pine needles have a long life, they stay in place better, and do not need to be reapplied as frequently as other mulches. They’re lightweight, visually appealing, and they keep termites away!
When you hire Georgia Lawn Pro for lawn care services, and pine straw installation, expect a well-kept lawn that augments the look and feel of your property.
Our team of professionals works with honesty and integrity to leave your property looking amazing every time we leave the job site. Call (770) 500-2231 to set up a quote for our lawn mowing services today. Proudly serving Cartersville, Georgia.