Mulch! We use it in the garden to slow down moisture loss, to inhibit weed growth and to alter the microclimate around our plants, but we need to select the best possible material to do the job we want the mulch to do.
The Facts about Mulch Lucerne and pea straw mulch is organic, natural, and weeds and feeds in one operation. It is the key to a low maintenance garden. Mulching most importantly saves our most precious resource, water.