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Shredded Redwood Bark (Gorilla Hair)

Shredded Redwood Bark or commonly referred to as “Gorilla Hair” is comprised of 100% redwood.  Shredded Redwood Bark is given the nickname “Gorilla Hair” due to it’s stringy and fibrous appearance resembling the hair of a Gorilla.  Shredded Redwood Bark is reddish brown in color and emanates a natural forest fragrance.  Shredded Redwood Bark can be used for walkways, planting areas and to control erosion.  Shredded Redwood Bark is also an excellent mulch for using on slopes.  When used as mulch Shredded Redwood Bark helps to conserve water, lower soil temperature, and reduce weed growth.


Shredded Redwood Bark (Gorilla Hair) Cutsheet



  • Ground Cover / Mulch  


  • Recommended application rate for ground cover/mulch is a minimum of 2 to 4 inches deep.  One cubic yard covers 324 sqft 1” deep.
  • PrePre-application a balanced fertilizer or A-1 Lifelike 3/8” Compost in planted areas is recommended to prevent nitrogen draw from the soil as the bark decomposes.


  • Composition Shredded Redwood Bark
  • Particle Size 1” - 4”*

*This product will contain particles longer than 4”.


Specification data subject to change. Additional data available upon request.

Limitation of Warranties: Seller makes no warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the materials; and all warranties, including any implied warranty of merchantability and any implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, are hereby excluded.