The purposes of rock or wood mulch are weed suppression, bug suppression, water retention and instant curb appeal. In Southwest Florida’s climate is very harsh on plant life and fresh mulch or river rock installed by Gator Maintenance will help protect your plant life and add instant value to your home, business, or condo property.

Mulching is necessary for your tree, plants, and flowers health because

  • mulch insulates the ground and plants from cool winters and from the intensity of the suns heat
  • mulch retains water allowing the roots to stay moist longer
  • mulch can reduce and even prevent soil compaction
  • mulch helps to keep those pesky weeds out