shredded tree leaves

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denis galavan asked 13 years ago

I dug up some old bushes and shredded them i laid out a new rose bed planted new rose question would it be harmful to the plants if i spread the leaves over the rose bed.

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 6 years ago
A mulch of shredded shrubs will do no harm and might help by conserving moisture, as long as the soil is not already a bit heavy. They will soon rot away.