Examples of mulch in a Sentence
She spread some mulch around the plants.
Recent Examples of mulch from the Web
Program funding is limited, and participants must comply with requirements that include a simple landscape plan, plant coverage, mulch, rainwater capture and irrigation technology.
Last week, bulldozers scraped clean a thickly wooded hillside, leaving behind piles of trees that machines were loudly grinding into mulch.
According to state law, open burning is not allowed in Porter County, Schulte said, adding the recent dry, windy weather has caused numerous brush and grass fires, as well as fires in mulch at area businesses and homes, caused by carelessness.
Newspaper and cardboard can be turned into effective weed barriers under mulch.
Brown lopes across the playground as a police radio crackles and a gaggle of kids watch, probably expecting the tall officer to land in a heap in the playground’s mulch.
Wood from doors or kitchen cabinets is turned into planters, headboards or mulch.
To further prevent black spot on susceptible roses be sure to replace their mulch every fall and avoid overhead irrigation.
Other options include planting a shade-tolerant ground cover such as pachysandra or Canadian ginger or installing mulch under the trees where grass is not growing.
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MULCH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mulch for English Language Learners
: a material (such as straw, leaves, or small pieces of wood) that is spread over the ground in a garden to protect the plants or help them grow and to stop weeds from growing
MULCH Defined for Kids
Definition of mulch for Students
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