This mulch is in its purest form.
Residents, businesses and landscape companies can purchase Mustang Mulch, which is ground from brush debris collected from Irving residential customers.
The mulch is available for puchase at the Hunter Ferrell Municipal Landfill, 110 E. Hunter Ferrell Road. The landfill is open from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Sunday; it is closed on city holidays.
Call (972) 721-8059 to make sure mulch is available.
The untreated mulch is available in 2-cubic-foot bags for $3 per bag or in bulk for $12 per cubic-yard.
|Garden and Landscape Beds||3 to 6 inches||Weed area before applying mulch.|
|Annuals and Perennials||1 to 3 inches||Best to spread mulch when plants are 4 to 6 inches tall.|
|Shrubs and Trees||2 to 3 inches||Avoid piling mulch against tree trunks.|
|Paths or Pathways||2 to 4 inches||To keep paths weed-free even longer, place a layer of cardboard on the ground before spreading mulch.|
|Erosion Control||2 to 4 inches||Use 2 to 4 inches of mulch over any area without cover; 3 to 4 inches on slopes.|
For more information, call Solid Waste Services at (972) 721-8059.