Those kind of quantities won't hurt. It sounds like the chips have some old landscaping woven fabric mixed it. Many people use it directly on the soil around their plants to suppress weeds. In our garden the raspberry canes were "mulched" with it. Can't say it did that much for suppressing weeds, but it didn't hurt the raspberries either.
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posted 5 years ago
Thank you for your advice Michael. I appreciate it!
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