Mulch is one of the options that you have for top dressing your flowerbeds. It serves as a nice finish that it pleasing to the eye. It also offers a bit of weed control. One other thing that mulch is good for, especially this time of year, is insulation. That’s right, mulch acts as an insulator to protect your plant roots from the sometimes harsh winter weather. So it’s mulch more than a just pretty face for sure! Hope this helps and if you have any questions about mulch or anything landscape, let us know!