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SC Availability of Compost and Mulch

Posted by vtgardener1 (My Page) on
Mon, Aug 25, 08 at 13:39

I'm relocating to Coastal South Carolina this fall from northern Vermont. I'm used to having ready access to and using compost in my beds and mulching everything with bark mulch. Am I going to find these products around Myrtle Beach area or do you use something different in the south?


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RE: SC Availability of Compost and Mulch

In the Myrtle Beach area you will find quite a few landscape supply companies, and small nurseries, that provide a variety of mulches and plants. Cypress, hardwood, and pine straw mulch are the most commonly used.

I am not sure about the compost. Some of the smaller nurseries may carry that in bulk, otherwise you will need check with the retail stores or make your own.


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RE: SC Availability of Compost and Mulch

Try checking with the local landfill for mulch. I"m a little further south, but can get great mulch at the landfill for cheap! It's a great product and you get to help recycle at the same time. :)


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