TAG : garden soil

Shrubs for Difficult Garden Soil

The homeowner with a yard that consists of fertile, well-drained, loamy soil has the pick of almost any plant available on the market. Although this ideal soil type exists in prairie states like Iowa and Kansas, the majority of homeowners enjoy less than ideal soil structure and pH. Highly ...

It’s Sedimentary, My Dear Watson

"Spring has sprung. The grass is riz. I wonder where the flowers is?"Answer: They're everywhere! In the meantime I'm getting ready to plant my victory garden. First I need to see what I'm working with.Do It Yourself Soil Sediment TestSoil is where the garden starts. If you don't have good ...