<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/362/pine-tree-mulch en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: Pine tree mulch]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/362/pine-tree-mulch?commentid=189 Open the bags and check for mold if they are quite moldy you may want to toss them if they look okay open the bags up and spread out to dry.  Pine needles are rather acidy and are a great mulch for  acid-loving trees and shrubs.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/362/pine-tree-mulch?commentid=189 September 4, 2012
August 17, 2013 August 17, 2013 <![CDATA[Re: Pine tree mulch]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/362/pine-tree-mulch?commentid=2009 I use pine needles for winter mulch and protection on my strawberry plants.  I have many pine trees, so I rake them up in the fall, but I've never bagged them, so I can't be sure if they get moldy that way.  Any extras that I can't use until later I leave in an uncovered pile near my compost heap, and they've never gotten moldy.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/362/pine-tree-mulch?commentid=2009 August 17, 2013