Oak trees - Knowledgebase Question

granite bay, Ca
Question by jbright1
June 13, 2010
Can wood chips be used around the perimeter of old oak trees?

Answer from NGA
June 13, 2010


Wood chips can be used as a mulch beneath your oak trees. Just be sure to keep the wood chips a few inches away from the trunks of the trees. If you stack up the wood chips they might hold too much moisture against the bark of your trees and cause the bark to rot. Hope this answers your question.

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