If you're looking for a superior
bedding material for your trees and plants consider Pine Straw.
It is a natural product, high in nitrogen, that decomposes and
makes a great fertilizer for plants and shrubs. A Pine Straw
covering adds beauty to your landscape while deterring weeds. It
is insect and rodent free, adheres well to slopes and will not
wash away during heavy rain. Pine Straw is ecology-minded and
easy to work with. It does not have to be removed simply place
fresh straw on top of existing straw to revitalize the color.