Clay soil is soil that is comprised of mostly clay. When clay soil is 50 percent or more clay, it is defined as heavy clay....
Interesting Facts About Clay Soil
Clay is a type of soil that packs tightly and does not allow water in. While most plants find this type of soil impossible for growth because of its water-tight nature, humans have found a number of uses for the substance. Clay has a number of...
Clay is a fine-grained natural rock or soil material that combines one or more clay
minerals with traces of metal oxides and organic matter. Clays are plastic due ...
Most of us are not blessed with a choice of soil. We're stuck with what we've got.
And it seems like wherever I move, I get stuck with clay. By comparison to the ...
There are several ways to improve clay soil
in the flower garden, but as they say, when you have lemons, make lemonade: you should also plant flowers that are tolerant of heavy soils
The best soil
conditioner for clay
is organic matter, and lots of it. Gardeners must... More »
Working With Clay Soil Bookmark and Share Clay soils are sometimes referred to
as heavy soils and sandy soils are called light. To be classified as clay soil, ...
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 ...
Clay soil can be extremely frustrating to work with, and few plants will thrive in it.
By following a few steps, and putting in some manual labor, you can improve ...
Feb 10, 2015 ... You can have all the best plants, the best tools and all the Miracle-Gro in the
world, but it won't mean a thing if you have clay heavy soil.
Our heavy, sticky, clay soil needs organic matter, and lots of it, to become good ...
Adding organic soil amendments to the soil lightens soil texture, discourages ...