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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
Shrubs Mr. Mitch

Plant Care Recommendations - Shrubs - Sunset Zone 24

Do you live In coastal southern California? Do you grow any of these plants?
Cymbidium Orchid Care
Orchids Walter Andersen Nursery

Cymbidium Orchids - Care in southern California

Cymbidium Orchids are so rewarding. Cymbidium Orchids come in so many colors and shade, more than most other Orchid varieties.

Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae) -…

8792 Steve Brigham
Bird of Paradise Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) - Monthly…

3361 Lucy Warren
Tomato Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Hedychium coronarium (White Ginger…

10930 Steve Brigham
White Ginger Lily Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Gardening Articles

Taylor Murphy
Expert Bios Taylor Murphy

Taylor Murphy - Southwest

Region: Southwest
Snails & Slugs
Insects, Diseases & Rodents Walter Andersen Nursery

Controlling Snails and Slugs in Your Garden

These pesky creatures can drive you crazy.

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

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Plant Care Reminders from Proven Winners
Our website has so much information being added and updated that I decided to post an…

Puzzle #5 - Butterflies

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Butterfly Crossword Puzzle
Print this and take a few minutes and have some fun trying to figure this crossword…

Dave Ehrlinger - Southwest

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Dave Ehrlinger
Region: Southwest

Plant Recommendations

Dawn Hummel
Plant Recommendations Dawn Hummel

Deciduous and Evergreen Trees - Oregon

Dawn Hummel's Top Plant Recommendations: Deciduous and Evergreen Trees for Oregon (Sunset zone 8, USDA zone 6).

Large California Native Screening and…

56738 Greg Rubin
Toyon
Greg Rubin's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Large California Native Screening and…

Shrubs and Specialty Plants - Arizona

9386 Julie and Steve Plath
Brahea armata
Steve Plath's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Shrubs and Specialty Plants for Arizona.

Cannas - Southern California

11829 Susi Torre-Bueno
Canna 'Pretoria'
Susi Torre-Bueno's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Cannas for Southern California.

Featured Plant Care

Gardenia Monthly Plant Care

Cape Jasmine (Gardenia augusta) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Poppy - Island Bush (Dendromecon harfordii) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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

Firethorn - Scarlet (Pyracantha coccinea) - Monthly Plant Care Reminders

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

Cymbidium Orchids - Care in southern California

in Orchids
Cymbidium Orchids are so rewarding. Cymbidium Orchids come in so many colors and shade,…

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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