2nd October 2019


Is cedar mulch good to use?

Recent research, however, suggests that cedar actually helps rather than harms plants. In addition to the common mulch benefits of keeping down weeds, regulating soil temperature and reducing water evaporation, it emits chemicals that repel pests, fungus and bacteria.

Also to know is, what are the uses for cedar chips?

Cedar wood shavings are a natural deterrent to insects, making them a great addition to your outdoor living areas. Cedar shavings can be used as mulch around plants and landscaping all around your patio and decks, helping repel 80,000+ different insects.

Do cedar chips keep fleas away?

Fleas and ticks do not like the aroma. They are also not fond of rosemary, which thrives in USDA plant hardiness zones 7 through 10. Cedar chips along fence lines will also repel fleas and ticks, and work great in small areas or dog runs.
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