Mulch Problems
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Mushrooms Sprouting in Mulch

kimh added on May 26, 2011 | Answered

I put new mulch in flowerbeds last summer,  and now there are mushrooms sprouting up all over. Very frustrating, can someone please help me?

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Heather
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Answered on June 1, 2011

You can treat the mulch with a fungicide to reduce the mushrooms. Also, try watering in the morning, as opposed to the evening so that the mulch has a chance to dry out some over the day so it is not wet at night, which is when the mushrooms are most likely to grow.

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