Mulch Weed-Prevention Properties are Kicked up a Few Notches with New Product

Children¬†Just across my desk in the Potting Shed: Information about a time-saving, weed-preventing PREEN(R) Mulch Plus(R) product that claims its line of mulches prevent weeds for six months with one application. The mulch is comprised of premium hardwoods enhanced with two herbicides to prevent broad-leaf and grassy weeds from germinating.¬†Introduced in 2007, the product line offers a variety of colors to choose from and is said to be used around established trees, shrubs, perennials and bedding plants — do read the package directions before buying and applying it. Available from Lowe’s nationwide and select independent garden centers.