Use Grass Clippings as Mulch

Can I use grass clippings for mulch in my flower beds?

Hardiness Zone: 5a

By Chris from IN

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Yes as long as the grass clippings do not contain grass that has gone to seed. If it does, well you'll have a lot more grass.

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Also avoid using grass that has been treated with chemical weed killers. It might stunt your flowers.

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I use my grass clippings to mulch my containers for my flowers or my veggie plants. It keeps the soil moist and breaks down to fertilize the soil.

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