Is moisture retention the only reason for mulch and pine straw?

No, not by a long shot.  There are several benefits to using a pine straw and mulch product.   Aesthetics, or the way the mulch looks in color, texture and type, is typically why people purchase mulch.  However,   erosion control, soil conditioning, weed control, air circulation, soil blending, and it typically makes your landscape maintenance a lot easier.

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