Winter Mulch - Knowledgebase Question

Farnhamville, IA
Question by paamsden
November 19, 1999
Straw is not available for winter mulching of my strawberries. What can I use that won't suffocate the plant.


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Answer from NGA
November 19, 1999

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You can use any light and fluffy material, but oak leaves and pine needles are often suggested because they also add acidity to the soil as they break down.

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