Tag: leaf mulcher

Gardening Basics
// May 8, 2017
leaf compost bin

What is Leaf Mould? Leaf mould is an organic fertilizer and soil conditioner. It is a well-decayed mixture of leaves, grass softwood, lawn mowing and any other plant material. Unlike regular compost which is a product of bacterial decomposition, Leaf mould is produced primarily by the fungal breakdown of leaves. It contains humus which promotes…

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Garden Maintenance
// September 14, 2016

What is mulching? The process of covering the open surface of the ground by a layer of some external material is called mulching & the material used for covering is called as ‘Mulch.’ Mulching is usually practiced when cultivating commercially important crops, fruit trees, vegetables, flowers, nursery saplings, etc. It is beneficial in yard gardening,…

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Gardening Basics
// June 10, 2016
composting of waste

What is Composting? The easiest definition of composting is “the aerobic breaking down of organic materials by a variety of microbes and even larger organisms to produce nutrient rich fertilizer that is also called Black Gold.” Composting Process: How does composting work? We’re sure that many of you have asked this question time and again,…

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