"I have not had such a good melon
crop in over 35 years." - Edward C. Smith, author of The Vegetable Gardener's Bible
"Our romas are the size of beefsteaks.
Unbelievably great product!" - Beverly Hanset Burch, Gresham, Oregon
Garden Wisdom & Mat News: Messages from the Mat Man
Up State New York is the original home of the potato chip. In 1853, railroad and steamship magnate Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt complained that his potatoes were cut too thick and sent them back to…keep reading »
Why Gardeners Choose Garden Mats
- Block sunlight to stop weeds
- Let air and water through
- Retain moisture and reduce erosion
- Moderate soil temperature
The Power of Mulch
Mulch is one of the most effective ways to fight weeds, retain soil moisture, and nurture healthy, productive plants.
But some mulches are more effective than others. To understand why, let’s look at what mulch is and how it does its job.learn more about mulch »