Cedar Mulch is a 100% natural ground cover. Cedar mulch is processed from the bark and unused materials from lumber and wood production then packaged with no additional additives or colouring. Cedar mulch is a ground cover, to be placed around trees, shrubs and perennial plants. Cedar mulch provides a stable ground cover for trees and shrubs protecting the root system from extreme heat and cold, helps to retain moisture and reduce watering, reduces weed growth and is a natural insect repellent. Cedar mulch is acidic by nature, leaching into the root system. Ideal for all plants, particularly acid-loving plants. A great value, available in a convenient 2 cubic foot bag size, ready to use.