Volcanoes are Killing Trees: Proper Mulching Technique

Posted on July 11, 2018

The Montgomery Twp. Shade Tree Committee would like to remind all residents and business owners about proper care of your trees.  One important piece of care which can keep weeds away and preserve moisture to the roots is mulching.  But improper mulching technique can kill your trees.  Make sure that you or your tree care service are placing mulch correctly.  Please see the following PDF of a brochure on proper mulching technique, aka “Volcanoes Killing Trees in New Jersey”:

http://www.twp.montgomery.nj.us/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Mulch-volcanoes-NJ-brochureEZ.pdf

 

Source: Montgomery Twp. Shade Tree Committee