Archive for February, 2012

Pine Straw Misconceptions

Through my searches, I have come across some misconceptions about using pine straw as mulch for your gardens and they puzzled me, so I dug in for a closer look. The most common of these misconceptions is that pine straw is too acidic to be used as mulch and will kill your plants, flowers and […]

Pine Straw Mulch for a GREEN Garden

Is your garden “GREEN”? To some of us our gardens have become a work of art or labor of love as some might say, and my beautiful garden is no different. I have long since wondered about what would be the best way to keep my garden at the forefront of being “GREEN” and staying […]