Sugar Cane Mulch is a fine yellow mulch that is popular due to its nutritious value. Made up of finally shredded Australian organic Sugar Cane, this mulch is rich in nutrients that rejuvenate your soil and encourage Earthworm production throughout the soil.
Sugar Cane Mulch is longer lasting as it decomposes slowly into your soil. It is extremely beneficial for all plants, including Rose and Vegetables patches, as it increases the Nitrogen uptake of the soil.
The fine pieces of sugar cane bond together well, making it ideal for holding moisture in the soil and suppressing weeds, especially in sloping gardens.One bale of Sugar Cane Mulch contains enough mulch to cover 7 square metres at 50mm thick.
The recommended depth for applying Sugar Cane Mulch ranges from between 50 and 100mm, depending on your main intended use.
For decorative purposes it is recommended to use 50mm of Sugar Cane Mulch across the entire garden.
The minimum depth recommended for weed control and water retention is 75mm of Sugar Cane Mulch across the entire garden.
The optimal depth for weed control and water retention is 100mm of Sugar Cane Mulch across the entire garden, however it is not recommended that you exceed this depth as excessive mulching can suffocate the soil.