New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

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23.5.F Mulch

Unless otherwise specified, mulch shall be a minimum two (2) inch dressing and shall be applied on all exposed soil surfaces of planting areas, except turf, creeping or rooting groundcovers, or direct seeding applications, where mulch is contra-indicated. Mulch shall be kept from direct contact with tree trunks and organic material. All mulch shall derive from a living, natural source.