Pine bark mulch in gardens tends to last longer than most organic mulches, whether finely shredded or in nugget form. The natural red-dark brown color of pine bark mulch also lasts longer than other wood mulches, which tends to fade to gray after a year. However, pine bark mulch is very lightweight
This is a premium double shredded mulch. It’s colored to this cinnamon color which is a reddish brown. It’s consistency is slightly finer than the other color enhanced mulches. The colored mulches are a popular choice because of their ability to hold their color* longer than natural mulches or bark. It will last 2+ years although most people freshen it up year to year. The dye used to color the mulch is safe for plants, animals and the environment.