Tag: peat moss

Gardening Basics
// December 15, 2017
properties of soil

Many plant growers often ask what kind of soil or potting mixture should be added to a pot of indoor plants? What is the ideal potting mix? Are the properties of ideal soil or potting mixture measurable? Well, it turns out that physical and chemical properties of ideal soil and potting mixture are measurable. Let’s…

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Gardening Basics
// June 11, 2017

What is peat moss? The peat moss belongs to the genus Sphagnum with hundreds of known species. This Sphagnum moss is a temperate non flowering plant found in countries of northern and southern hemisphere. The dry sphagnum moss or peat moss has mass of light fibers which is extremely useful in horticulture and gardening for…

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