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  • I have tried many different types of mulch on my garden over the past 20 years but I have never… Read more
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Probably the best garden mulch ever made

Strulch ® is a light and easy to use garden mulch made from wheat straw for organic gardening. A patented process is used to ‘preserve’ the straw so that it lasts for up to two years and gives an earthy brown colour.

Strulch has a neutral pH and can be used throughout the garden on borders, raised beds, around cultivated fruit and on vegetable plots.

  • Spend less time weeding
    Strulch reduces weed growth by up to 95%
  • Save water
    Strulch helps retain moisture around plants
  • Improve your soil
    Strulch enriches soil and its structure
  • Use all around the garden
    Strulch is suitable around flowers, shrubs, fruit and vegetables
  • Save time and money
    Strulch, the mineralised straw garden mulch, lasts up to two years, spreading the cost, saving water and fertiliser, making your plants grow healthier and stronger and giving you more time to relax.
  • Slug and Snail deterrent
    The physical properties of Strulch together with the embedded minerals deters slugs and snails.

Buy Strulch

Strulch, the mineralised straw for organic gardening is available direct from us in bulk quanties of 25 and 50 bags. Click through to buy now or for information on our stockists for smaller quantities.

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What expert gardeners say

Hi A few pictures of Strulch in use at Floors Castle Gardens. Pics here show our nuresry area and apple… Read more

Andrew Simmons - Head Gardener, Floors Castle, Kelso, Scotland.

After years of looking for the perfect organic garden mulch I found it and I now use Strulch with every… Read more

John Cavill - RHS and Gardeners World Award Winner

Both I and Sir Anthony have been delighted with Strulch and I think we were one of your first customers… Read more

Chris Nichol - Head Gardener, Britwell Priors

The two most obvious benefits are weed control and moisture retention and we now use Strulch in all our… Read more

James Hooker - Head Gardener, Park House

Many congratulations! I bought a large amount of Strulch from you a couple of years ago when I was trying… Read more

Sally Grundy - Re-estabished wall garden, Hertfordshire

Congratulations on your awards, I thought you might like to see where some of your products are used.… Read more

Chris Nichol - Head Gardener Britwell Priors

We are into our second season of using Strulch and we are extremely pleased with the product, very good… Read more

Les Armstrong - Head Gardener Eaton Hall (Duke of Westminister Estate)

It is the second year we have used strulch as a prevantive measure against slugs and snails in the walled… Read more

Derek Horton - Head Gardener, The Alnwick Garden.

We have used Strulch successfully on our Tea Exhibit (currently the only Tea plantation on public display… Read more

Adrian Lovatt - Assistant Temperate Curator, Eden Project

Last year we used Strulch on our rhubarb beds and this year we did a full trial using Strulch around… Read more

Jim England - Superintendant of Trials at the RHS Garden Wisley

I first discovered Strulch at the famous Eden Project. It looked great in the Tropical Zone, really showing… Read more

Kirsty King - BBC Ground Force Co-Presenter Africa Garden at The British Museum 2005

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