Soil for Gardening
Keeping soil moist while avoiding excessive watering is a key when growing most plants. Excessive watering is a novice mistake that can easily harm and even kill plants. There are several methods can be used to reduce...
In order to have a lush green lawn, a beautiful flower garden, or a productive vegetable garden, you need to have good soil, and sadly, it is getting harder and harder to find good soil. If the topsoil in your yard...
Experienced square foot gardeners eventually find the best ingredients for their Mel's mix. Here's my review of a few of them.
Do you have acidic soil? Are you struggling to find the best plants for acid soil? Learn more about what shrubs, trees, flowers and vegetables grow best in acid soil!
Looking for great acid-loving plants to grow in your naturally ericaceous garden soil? Some plants just love acid soils and will reward you over and over by putting on a great display year after year.
Most gardeners don’t mind some hard work, but they don’t necessarily want to be digging the Suez Canal by hand or excavating the Rockies. “Impossible” soils are those wonderful additions to every...
Sterilizing potting soil is very important for seedlings, young plants, and transplants. Soil naturally contains pathogens, bacteria, and fungi that can harm or kill susceptible plants. Knowing how to sterilize potting...
Acidic soil will cause growth failure in plants, as they are unable to take up the necessary nutrients to thrive. Increase soil pH by adding lime or wood ashes, at the appropriate time of year!
Home garden is a wonderful way to bring out the creativity in you. However, most beginners do not know where to begin. This article tells you how to approach your garden and what you should plant.
Gardeners can reduce or eliminate fertilizer costs and improve soil naturally with a category of plant known as "dynamic accumulators." Dynamic accumulators gather nutrients from the soil and make them...
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