Rake up pine needles for your mulch.
Sep 25, Start by carefully pulling the mulch back from the trunk, and then add enough new mulch to the 4 inch depth. Types of mulch The best mulch for trees is organic wood chips.
There are a number of different wood chip products which all accomplish the desired outcome of improved tree growth. Select which type of mulch fits your budget and desired appearance. Raked leaves are just as effective as. May 10, To make mulch from wood, rent a wood chipper for about 75 a day- a worthwhile investment when you consider that mulch can cost from 22 to 30 a yard. (One cubic yard of mulch Author: Jennifer Noonan.