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Use The Unique Features on the Mulch to Become a Better Gardener!

The Mulch is an independent gardening website with unique features for home gardeners of all levels and gardening businesses of all types.

We've created a number of online features to help you manage your garden and be more successful. Our most unique feature are our Plant Care Reminders.  It's possible for you to either create your own or use other gardeners personalized plant care reminders. Right now we have over 2700 different plants with care reminders.

Our goal is and has always been to provide a place where gardeners can get relevant information about your plants sent to you, instead of searching for it all the time.

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Plant Care Reminders

Agapanthus Monthly Plant Care
Perennials Julie Bawden-Davis

Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus orientalis) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!
Pot Marigold Mohtly Plant Care
Herbs Coastal Sage Gardening

Marigold - Pot (Calendula officinalis) - Monthly Plant Care Reminders

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Phaleanopsis (Moth Orchid) Plant Care

47782 Costa Farms
Phaleanopsis Plant Care
Orchids are as easy as A - B - C!

How to Prune Azaleas and Other Spring…

28507 Kate Copsey
Pruning spring shrubs
Spring is almost over in the south, and those wonderful blooms that lit up the landscape…

Brugmansia spp. (Angel Trumpet) -…

34888 Steve Brigham
Brugmansia Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Gardening Articles

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Seeds Renee Shepherd

Growing Tomatoes from Seed

At Renee's Garden, I offer only the varieties that are very special for home gardeners, based on great flavor, easy culture and exceptional garden performance.
Bulb sizes differ
Seasonal Gardening Dawn Hummel

Easy to Grow and Share Paperwhites

There is nothing like the intoxicating, spicy perfume of Narcissus Paperwhites ‘Ziva’ to greet guests during the holidays.

Pacific NW Wintry Wonderland

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Greenhouse
Over the past two weeks, the usually mild-winter Pacific Northwest has gotten hammered…

Plant Obsessions can be Addictive

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Aeonium
What’s wrong with me? I just dumped another horticultural ambition.

APLD International Landscape Design Merit Award Winner: Elizabeth Przygoda-Montgomery

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Southwest Retreat Make Over
Association of Professional Landscape Designers Announces: Annual International Landscape…

Plant Recommendations

Choose the right marathon sod
Plant Recommendations whittier fertilizer

Choose the Right Marathon Sod for Your Garden

The main reason for the proper selection of Marathon Sod products is that each variety, Marathon I, II and III produce different rates of growth.
Cedrus atlantica

Blue - Green Foliage - Southern California

Don Walker's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Blue - Green Foliage for Southern California.

Orchids - Southern California

3812 JANET WANERKA
Janet Wanerka
Janet Wanerka's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Orchids for Southern California.

Aloes - Southern California

10036 Patrick Anderson
Aloe marlothii
Patrick Anderson's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Aloes for Southern California. 

Shrubs - Southern California

8446 Bill Homyak
Salvia guaranitica 'Costa Rica Blue'
Bill Homyak's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Shrubs for Southern California. 

Featured Plant Care

Planting Potatoes

Potato Mini Tuber Growing Guide

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At Renee's Garden, I offer only the varieties that are very special for home gardeners,…
Swiss Chard Plant Care

Cabbage (Brassica oleracea) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

in Edibles
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!
Hosta Care

Hosta la Vista - Baby

Everyone knows about Hosta, don’t they? Did you know some varieties grow in sun?
Epiphyllum Monthly Plant Care

Epiphyllum spp. (Orchid Cactus) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Latest Articles

Echeverias roots

How to Slice and Re-root Large Echeverias

Widely known as the “Queen of Succulents,” Debra Lee Baldwin is the award-winning garden…

Plant Care Reminders List of Links

We have monthly regional plant care reminders for many plants. This is a list of links…
Jungle Music Palms and Cycads

Jungle Music Palms, Cycads & Tropical Plants - November Newsletter

Bring the Tropics Indoors! House Plants Bring Your Tropical Passion Indoors! At Jungle…
Join the Mulch and get a bunch of Walking onion bulblets!

Join the Mulch & Get a Free Bunch of Walking Onion Bulblets!

We'd like you to join theMulch and start using all of the great tools we've created to…

Popular Articles

Baseball Field Maintenance

Baseball Field Maintenance - A General Guide for Fields of All Levels

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More great baseball field resources can be found here (including a pdf version of this…
Queen Palm Care & Use

The Queen Palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) Care & Use

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Jungle Music Palms and Cycads is a family owned and operated business established in 1977
Microgreens

What are Microgreens and How to Grow Them

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Microgreens are tiny leafed vegetables that are grown from seed and require very little…
Kahili Ginger Plant Care

Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

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