The following photos are intended to give you a general idea
of bark size, color and quality.
Bark appears darker when wet and lighter when dry.
Today's timber operations produce varying qualities of bark mulch.
Mulches vary from load to load.
We encourage our customers to visit our sales office
and view the material prior to purchase.
This is our most popular mulch. Gardeners especially love hemlock bark because it is relatively "sliver-free", which means there is less likelihood for you to get stuck with a sliver. These varieties are useful in gardens where color is an important design factor.
Douglas Fir Bark
Another popular bark product, Douglas Fir comes in a variety of textures and it has a pleasant smell. Be aware, it is fairly itchy and will give you a few slivers!
Alder is a hardwood that persists in the landscape much longer than other barks and mulches. We carry two different varieties: