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Post  MikeP on 5/9/2011, 4:17 pm

Has anyone ever tried the following products as mulch in the SFG?

Mainely Mulch
Coast of Maine: Fundy Blend
Coast of Maine: Dark Harbor Blend

I can't find straw as locally as I would like and these are some of the options that my local garden center has. They also have cocoa hulls, buckwheat hulls, sweet peat, and salt hay in addition to the usual cedar/pine mulches. The three above seemed the best to me.

Also, anyone get any good results from the red plastic or reflective plastic mulches I've seen in so many seed catalogs lately?


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