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Landscaping with pine straw needs is very ideal since they are handy and they stop the weed from growing and as a mulch they help in acidifying the soil and also stops the soil erosion.Pine straw needles are not expensive to apply and they are not washed away by heavy rains and they are better mulch than wood and leaves mulches.
There are many types of different pine straws in many places and the landscape to cover will actually be determined by the bale size, the type and the application depth and experts in landscaping give recommendation that the pine straws on the landscape should be augmented every year but if it is meant for decoration the application may be done twice every year so as to keep the landscape to look fresh and appealing.When applying the pine straws on the landscape it is important to use a pair of gloves because the needles may be prickly and it might be very hard for the bare hands to manage the application and the application of the pine straws only needs someone to untie the bales, and then take a handful of straws and shake the application on the desired location.Many home owners precise interest in using pine straws for landscaping is to prevent the growing of the weed and to make the landscape more appealing and beautiful and the pine straws should be at least 6 inches thick even though it is not necessarily in some places where there is a shade where there are trees but so because 3 inches my do as well but this decorative method may be used along the seating places and walkways as well as the benches.
The use of pine straw for landscape makes the area to be more beautiful and there is no need of weeding the area all the time and they are cheap to maintain since they are not washed away by heavy rains.The pine straw should be evenly spread and it is important to ensure that the area is clean and that if there are weeds to use a wed preventor before doing the application of the pine straw needles.
Pine straws have the competency to placate the growth of weeds, and they preserve the soil’s moisture and they as well controls the temperature of soil, and pine needles being a kind of mulch tends to hold together an interlock to minimize the soil erosion and they do not wash away.
Pine straw landscape uses the normal features such as the terrain, elevation, shape, land forms, shape and elevation, or forms of water and the non concrete elements including lighting and the weather conditions is made possible by landscaping.