How To Improve Clay Soil

Clay soil and tips on improving clay soils

The structure of clay soil is heavy and challenging to work with, making cultivation difficult. If you’re having this problem and you’re not quite sure what your soil is, there is a good chance that it is clay. Learn ways to improve clay soil. Click on this article for tips on improving clay soil.

How To Use A Gypsum Soil Amendment

Bag of Garden Gypsum To Amend soil

Garden Gypsum soil amendment helps improve soil naturally. amendment. Gypsum can help improve crop growth and assist in balancing the pH levels and provide necessary nutrients.

Tips On Using Vinegar To Lower Soil pH

Lower soil pH with vinegar and turn Hydrangea flowers blue

Some plants require a lower level of pH than others. Fortunately, adding a little bit of vinegar to your soil can up the acidity and correct the pH levels to

Can You Reuse Potting Soil?

Can potting soil be reused?

Can You Reuse Potting Soil? Yes, in many cases, you can reuse potting soil. However, you do need to prepare the soil first by removing pathogens and re-introducing nutrients. The

Can Potting Soil Go Bad?

Bag of potting soil - Can potting soil mixes go bad?

Most things in your pantry or fridge go bad over time, but it may surprise you to learn that even potting soils expire. It might just be a bag of

What Is Good Garden Loam?

When soil requirements are specified for various kinds of gardening needs, reference is frequently made to “good soil,” “ordinary garden loam,” “good garden soil,” or “good garden loam soil.” For

Humus Rich Soil: A Garden Foundation

Humus is the blood, the life of your garden soil. Every gardener’s primary concern should be to make year-by-year improvements to their soil. Soil without humus, is inactive, lacking the

Improving Soil with Natural Pumice

natural pumice improves succulent or cactus soil mix

If you want your plants to grow optimally, with lush foliage and vibrant blossoms, then you have to focus on the quality of your soil.  The root systems of all

How To Add Nitrogen To Soil

plants help add nitrogen to soil

If you’ve been gardening a while, you may have noticed a decline in the appearance of your plants.  For example, leaves may have become lackluster and yellow.  What could the

12 Ways To Use Wood Ash In The Home and Garden

Fire is an element that can cause great harm to the environment. However natural wildfires can actually be quite beneficial. Wood ashes in gardening holds many nutritious elements for plants.

Acid Soil: How To Make Soil More Acidic

Do you know that?… Acid soil determined with a soil test, exhibit differences in texture (or physical condition) and in fertility than neutral or alkaline soil.The degree of acidity or