Mulch Problems
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using pieces of cardboard to mulch around plant beds

Zone Sacramento CA | pxlazn added on March 27, 2014 | Answered

Is it okay if I use pieces of cardboard from old boxes to mulch around plant beds? Just wondering if this would restrict oxygen and water from the soil.

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theficuswrangler
Answered on March 28, 2014

Cardboard is being used more and more often as an ingredient in bio-efficient composting mulch. This article provides more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/sheet-mulching-in-gardens.htm

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