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Easy Soil Testing | How to test your soil for the best garden ever - Farm Pretty www.farmpretty.com

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This is the best little infographic on how to test your garden soil that I have ever seen! How could I not share this with you? It is beyond simple, super cute and totally Pin-able. Talk about ease of soil testing in a nut shell! You can read the full article and how-to’s here, but in […]

Secret to Perfect Soil - got clay? keep adding the organic material - it does work, but not overnight.

Secret to Perfect Soil

Who wouldn't want to turn crummy dirt into yummy dirt? It's only natural.

If you’re gardening with clay soil, you may experience some issues landscaping with flowers. These are the best plants you can grow in clay, including some of our favorites like aster, black-eyed Susan, Russian sage, and more.

24 of the Best Perennials That Will Thrive in Clay Soil

If you’re gardening with clay soil, you may experience some issues landscaping with flowers. These are the best plants you can grow in clay, including some of our favorites like aster, black-eyed Susan, Russian sage, and more.

Clay soil - how to test how much clay you have and how to amend it to improve it for gardening

Improving Clay Soils - FineGardening

Dump on the organic matter, work it in over time, then leave well enough alone

How to deal with clay soil in the garden...cover crops in the fall and mulch all growing season long is key

Improving Clay Soil - Garden.org

If your garden has heavy clay soil, you know what a challenge it can pose to plants, not to mention gardeners. Heavy clay drains slowly, meaning it stays saturated longer after rain or irrigation. ...

Clay soil plants | Garden Gate eNotes. If these grow in clay, I am all in...cause this Texas soil is crazy!

Clay soil plants

Five colorful plants for a dazzling garden -- despite troublesome clay!

Plants For Clay Soil | A Homesteader's Guide

What is clay soil, and what are some good plants for clay soil? This homestead guide will help you and your garden grow.

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The Best Groundcover for Full Sun and Clay Soil | Hunker

Meadows covered in native grasses interspersed with wildflowers are possible in heavy clay and full sun. Large problem areas appear lush with tolerant, adapted groundcover plants.

Canna. Grows well in poorly drained soil (like clay soil!) Can tolerate standing water. Great for wet areas of backyard?

24 of the Best Perennials That Will Thrive in Clay Soil

Clay soil can make gardening tough. It doesn't let water drain easily, and it bakes solid when dry. It doesn't, however, mean you can't grow gorgeous plants anyway. These tough perennials all will grow well in heavy clay.

How to Improve Clay Soil. Check out these expert gardening tips from MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

How to Improve Clay Soil - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Gardeners in certain regions frequently ask about how to improve clay soil. Lighten up your heavy clay soil by using organic matter, sand and other soil conditioners.

Do this simple test to learn to measure how much clay is in your garden soil

How to Measure Clay Content in Your Garden - Reformation Acres

Learn how much water your soil can hold by testing garden clay content with a DIY test (soil fractional analysis) to measure clay, sand, and silt in soil.

Top 12 clay soil plants- If you have a garden with clay soil then you don't worry! here is a great list of plants that grow well in clay soil.

Top 12 Plants That Grow Well In Clay Soil - The Self-Sufficient Living

Top 12 clay soil plants- If you have a garden with clay soil then you don't worry! here is a great list of plants that grow well in clay soil.

How to Amend Clay Soil | The Homesteader's Guide

Learn how to amend clay soil and what plants to plant for clay soil. This homesteader's guide will help you and your garden flourish in all soil conditions.

Top 10 Plants for Clay Soil: Coreopsis

Top 10 Plants for Clay Soil

Slow-draining clay soil makes life difficult for many plants. Not to worry: these 10 plants for clay soil thrive in it.

Growing Vegetables in Clay Soil...Gunky clay is no one's idea of wonderful garden soil. When wet it's heavy and slimy, and it dries into chunky slabs that crack into pieces. Like other extreme types of soil, tight clay can be radically improved with regular infusions of organic matter and thoughtful handling....

Growing Vegetables in Clay Soil

Gunky clay is no one's idea of wonderful garden soil. When wet it's heavy and slimy, and it dries into chunky slabs that crack into pieces. Like other extreme types of soil, tight clay can be radically improved with regular infusions of organic matter and thoughtful handling. I have been growing vegetables in clay soil all my life, and we have come to an understanding. I respect clay soil's needs and quirks, and it pays me back with a fun and fruitful garden.