​California Friendly Solutions:Tip of the Week

Beautiful gardens with less water.?The tip of the week is to add mulch over exposed soil.A layer of mulch can cut down water evaporation by a smuch as 75 percent and studies suggest it can reduce overall water use by 25 percent or more.Mulch can be any loose material placed over the soil to conserve water,control weeds keep soil temperatures more constant.It is usually a coarse organic product ,like shredded cedar or redwood.

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