Rooibos mulch is an amazing smelling mulch with other great qualities like deterring snails. Its is easy to handle and comes in 5L bags.
Mulches has many benefits, including the following:
Reduces evaporation from soil surface, cutting water use by 25-50%
Organic mulches promote soil microorganism activity, which in turn, improves soil tilth and helps lessen soil compaction.
Stabilizes soil moisture
Prevents soil compaction
Controls weeds, which rob soil moisture
Moderates soil temperature extremes
Gives a finished look, improving aesthetic quality