View Full Version : Mulch

04-02-2006, 12:36 AM
You guys should try Sweet PEET mulch its expensive but it is the best mulch I have ever seen. It looks like soil its dark and rich.

04-02-2006, 12:42 AM
How much is it?

04-02-2006, 12:44 AM
Retail its close to 40 a yard

04-02-2006, 04:12 PM
38 a yard retail and 36 contractor price

04-04-2006, 01:14 AM
You guys should try Sweet PEET mulch its expensive but it is the best mulch I have ever seen. It looks like soil its dark and rich.
Hi, if its already lookin like dirt, what kind of weed blocking, moisture retention does it have?......seems to me, if i was a weed seed , I be the Happiest Weed Seed there was to be growin in that stuff:dancing:

04-04-2006, 04:48 AM
Please go on a net search and type Sweet Peet read all about it, this is the best mulch on the market hands down.

Grn Mtn
04-04-2006, 01:02 PM

Very interesting video, I like concept. Sometimes it is hard to change old habits.

04-11-2007, 01:20 AM
sweet peet is awesome

04-14-2007, 09:27 AM
where in dutches are you located

04-18-2007, 12:16 PM
Hopewell Jct...I used this stuf last year for the first time and am amazed how well beds are established while retaining moisture during the summer months

BD Bone
04-18-2007, 02:51 PM
We have met them at the expo we attended earlier this year. Basically, all the stuff is... is mulch that is organic and incorporated w/horse manure. They have heated it up and composted it to create a nice mulch product. Horse manure is the best thing you can use on your gardens and beds... only the older more decomposed manure however. It is very dark and decomposes to a rich black color over time. So, just a little inside info. Nothing more than someone who capitalized on a great concept of incorporating a soil into a mulch idea from that basic process.

04-18-2007, 04:34 PM
your doing landscaping in that area

04-23-2007, 12:18 AM
A mulch like you are talking about has been popular in Cincinnati for years now. The mulch is so much like dirt, if you put it down now. By August you have not much of anything left.
One word of caution. Around here they use to also put manure in it but found it got something called "shotgun fungus" The fungus would spread to house siding, painted surface even cars and nothing would wash it off. Know of some people that had to get their car repainted. The mulch people I deal with no longer puts manure in.

04-23-2007, 12:26 AM
Just noticed you are from NY state. The place that makes the "black mulch" for us here in Ohio told me the only place it sells is in Cincinnati, and in an area of NY state. We use to have a store in Ky and could not give the stuff away.
The cost of such a mulch here in Cincinnati is only like $24 a yard.