Soil is a general term which refers to the earth that plants grow in. This section lists sites providing information and advice to home gardeners on the topics of soil, potting mixtures, and additives. Soil and Additives Gardening Home.
Soil is a mixture of minerals, organic matter, gases, liquids, and countless organisms that together support life on Earth. (wikipedia)
- Improve Your Garden Soil www
Covers a wide range of garden soil topics, Your Garden Soil, including soil types, pH, nutrients, testing, composting and fertilizers.
- Mulches www
Discusses the uses and benefits of mulching, Mulches, along with tabular information about mulch materials and best mulching practices for different types of plants. From the University of Missouri Extension.
- Oregon Improving Soil www
Oregon horticulturalist offers information on soil components, Soil, pH, testing methods, and nutrients, and means of improving it by using amendments and improving drainage and aeration. Improving Soil.
- Series Do It Yourself.com: Fertilizer, Compost, and Soil www
Series of projects, Yourself.com: Fertilizer, Compost, and Soil, articles, and tips on fertilizing, composting, and nutrient management. Do It Yourself.com: Fertilizer, Compost, and Soil.
- An The World of Soil www
An introduction to soil components, World of Soil, acidity, fertility, and care, as well as a collection of links to other soil resources. The World of Soil.
- One-page Vermiculite.com www
One-page site giving suggestions on where to purchase vermiculite in the United States, Vermiculite.com, along with some uses and properties of vermiculite. Vermiculite.com.
- Explains Colorado PlanTalk: Iron Chlorosis www
Explains how iron deficiency affects trees and plants, PlanTalk: Iron Chlorosis, with links to more detailed information. Colorado PlanTalk: Iron Chlorosis.
- Collection The Schundler Company www
Collection of articles and resources about the horticultural uses of perlite and vermiculite. The Schundler Company.
- Results Compost Tea Fact Sheet www
Results of a study of the effectiveness of compost tea on cherry blossom brown rot. Compost Tea Fact Sheet.
- Offers Home Composting with Worms www
Offers information about composting with worms, Composting with Worms, including how to deal with problems and pests. Home Composting with Worms.
- A Lawn Talk www
A range of lawn fertilizing articles beginning with "Choosing Fertilizers for Home Lawns". Lawn Talk.
- Explains Fertilizing Landscape Plants www
Explains the necessities of fertilizing plants. Fertilizing Landscape Plants.
- Gardening Worm's Way, Inc. www
Gardening supplies specifically geared towards indoor and organic gardening. Worm's Way, Inc..
- Organic PlanTea Organic Fertilizer www
Organic fertilizer in convenient tea bags for houseplants. Organic Fertilizer. Offers UpBeet Gardener newsletter with organic gardening tips, resources, and unique recipes. PlanTea Organic Fertilizer.
- This Mulching for a Healthy Landscape www
This article provides mulching basics: what it is, for a Healthy Landscape, how to apply, and lists commonly used materials. Mulching for a Healthy Landscape.
- Short LoveToKnow Garden www
Short informational articles on gardening topics, Garden, vegetables, and ornamental plants, contributed and edited by users. LoveToKnow Garden.
- Offers Hort.net www
Offers a collection of garden reference materials, Hort.net, including a plant gallery and profiles, archives of mailing lists, gardening news, and links. Hort.net.
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