Early Spring Checklist for Your Yard
By: Julie Day
Spring Tip #7: Protect your planting beds with mulch!
Even out your mulch with a rake to a depth of 2 to 4 inches and add more if needed. In colder climates, lightly cover early bulb shoots to protect them from a hard freeze.
- Types of Mulch for Your Yard (video)
- Using Mulch in Your Garden (article)
- How to Apply Mulch in Your Yard (video)