Can you dig it?
By Kevin Holyoak, Master Gardner
Soil is more than a medium to support plant life, it is the foundation for all life. Therefore, soil is critical to a gardener’s success. Ideal soil much contain air, water, and nutrients for plants to thrive long term.
SOIL TEXTURE refers to the individual or primary soil particles left after structure is removed. There are 3 types of mineral particles found in soils: