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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.

Membership is fun, free and easy We invite you toJoin Now it's Free!

Plant Care Reminders

Hong Kong Orchid Monthly Plant Care
Trees Steve Brigham

Bauhinia x blakeana 'Hong Kong' (Hong Kong Orchid Tree) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae) -…

9411 Steve Brigham
Bird of Paradise Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Hippeastrum spp. (Amaryllis) - Monthly…

4169 Julie Bawden-Davis
Amaryllis Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Stag Horn Ferns (Platyceriums) - Care…

45849 Walter Andersen Nursery
Stag Horn Fern Care and Propagation
Planting and Mounting

Gardening Articles

Seasons in the Garden
Seasonal Gardening Ron Vanderhoff

Plant a Garden for the Seasons

One of the greatest joys that a garden has to offer is as a reminder of seasonal change.
Plant Care Reminders from Proven Winners

Added 36 new Ilex, Physocarpus, Rosa hybrid to the Plant Database

Our website has so much information being added and updated that I decided to post an update to keep the members informed.

That’s a Slippery Slope - Hillside Planting For Erosion Control

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Land Slide in Lake Forest
Last week my little rain gauge mounted on my fence reached its capacity and overflowed.

Spring Care Tips for Pampas Grass

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Pampas Grass Spring Care
Spring Care Tips for Pampas Grass

Easy Sprinkler Upgrade is a Do-it-Yourselfer

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MP Rotators
In these times of water conservation and water runoff concerns, one of the easiest and…

Plant Recommendations

Monterey Cyprus
Plant Recommendations Lucy Warren

Seaside Trees - Southern California

Lucy Warren's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Seaside Trees for Southern California.
Salvia clevelandii
Plant Recommendations Sisso Doyle

California Natives - Southern California

Sisso Doyle's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite California Natives for Southern California.

Colorful Foliage for Shady Areas -…

41599 Susi Torre-Bueno
Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallops'
Susi Torre-Bueno's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Colorful Foliage for Shady Areas…

Tropical Flowering Vines from Bulbs -…

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Jim Threadgill
Jim Threadgill's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Tropical Flowering Vines from Bulbs…

Miniature Roses - A Class of Their Own…

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Jan Brider
Jan Brider's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Miniature Roses - A Class of Their Own…

Featured Plant Care

Green Bean Monthly Plant Care - photo by Burpee

Bean - Green (Phaseolus vulgaris) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Lemon Tree - (Citrus limon) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Hibiscus - Blue (Alyogyne huegelii) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Latest Articles

Edit Your Tagged Photos!

How to Edit or Remove A Plant "Tag" In Your Garden Photos

Instead of 'Tagging' your friends on Facebook, now you can 'Tag' your Plants in your…
Seed Starting

10 Easy Cut Flowers to Direct Sow

in Seeds
A cut-flower garden or "cutting garden" allows you to bring the beauty of your garden…

Popular Articles

Baseball Field Maintenance

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

in Lawn
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

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

What are Microgreens and How to Grow Them

in Edibles
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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