The use of cypress mulch is still being debated (I blogged about it back in July), in the Orlando Sentinel and Sun-Sentinel. According to the article, environmentalists think cutting down cypress trees just to shred them for mulch is a waste of an ecosystem. Cypress loggers counter that it’s a sustainable business, though, because the trees regenerate.
Archive for logging
Is it OK to cut down Florida’s cypress trees for mulch? That’s what environmentalists are debating in this article in Florida Today.
Me, I try to use fallen leaves as mulch whenever I can.