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DIY Projects?

Kern is your DIY (Do-It- Yourself) project headquarters. From Class 5 Limestone for all patio and hardscape projects to mulch and soil for garden beds KLR has everything you'll need. We're local. We're family owned. We're keeping it real.

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Need Mulch?

Why buy mulch by the bag? It seems convenient and easy. But you never seem to get the right amount, don’t always get consistent quality and you end up paying more than you should. Buying mulch in bulk at KLR will save you both time and money!

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Growing Organic!

Growing things organically? Kern has Organic Grower's Blend, Raised Garden Blend, compost, and composted manure (antibiotic and hormone free) for growing awesome edibles, perennials, and annuals!

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Providing quality landscaping supplies for your home or business.


Happy Festivus! We are closed for the holidays. See you in 2017!

Kern Landscape Resources

Kern Landscape Resources is a locally owned and operated garden supply center located right in the heart of St. Paul, Minnesota. KLR works closely with homeowners, weekend warriors, CSAs, community gardens, professional landscapers, and gardeners on their garden and patio projects. All of our products are sold in bulk and by the cubic yard. KLR offers:

  • Premium soil blends
  • Soil amendments
  • Ten varieties of mulch
  • Landscape rock

All Natural and Organic

KLR offers a full range of all natural and organic gardening products that are used by the most respected organic gardening professionals and CSAs in the Twin Cities. If you are interested in growing plants organically and growing fruits, veggies, and herbs KLR will proudly put you on the path to edible awesomeness. Our all natural products include: 

  • Organic Gardener’s Blend
  • Raised Garden Blend
  • Organic Grower’s Mulch
  • Manure (Cow manure that is antibiotic and hormone free)
  • Compost (vegetative and screened)


Buying mulch by the bag is so overrated. Buying mulch in bulk at KLR will:

  • Save you money
  • Save you time
  • Give you the exact amount of mulch that you need
  • Leave you with zero plastic bags

Grass Seed Projects

KLR sells everything you need for all grass seed and sod install jobs: We have

  • Premium JRK Grass Seed, a perennial grass seed that is blended specifically for our northern climate and soil and is simply the best.
  • NOTE: Grass mixes sold at other stores are largely annual grass seeds and not suitable for our climate zone. 
  • Screened topsoil and compost 

Patio Project

Checkout the PAVER PATIO section in the top tool bar for more info about paver and patio projects. We have:

  • Class 5
  • Cuff limestone (3/4″ and 1 1/2″)
  • Pea Gravel
  • River rock (3/4″ and 1 1/2″)

Yard Waste Disposal

Kern is proud to accept yard waste and environmentally process it at a competitive price. We recycle: 

  • Sod and Soil
  • Brush, branches, log, and stumps
  • Loose leaves, lawn clippings, and garden waste

If you have any questions at all, please give us a call at 651.646.1553