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Mulch Mix for Summer Blooms

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Mulch Mix for Summer Blooms 

 (Sheena Adams, GardenWise online, April 2011)

1 bag Sea Soil
1 bag mushroom manure
1 cup (250 mL) organic granular fertilizer
1 cup (250 mL) bone meal
1 cup (250 mL) lime
3 shovelfuls compost or leaf mould

Spread a 5-cm (2-in.) layer around perennials.

Apply mulch in late spring, after the soil has warmed, and give it a boost in the summer, to allow your perennials to enjoy the full benefits of the nutrients, beneficial bacteria and microorganisms