Tag: potting soil

Garden Maintenance
// November 24, 2017
soil compaction test

Soil compaction can be defined as a mechanical method used to increase the soil density. It is done by forcefully packing soil materials, reducing pore space and removing gas. If performed improperly, soil erosion and mud puddle inconvenience might occur. Thus, it is critical that you learn the knacks of performing this primary part of…

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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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Garden Maintenance
// May 3, 2017
Manuring a young plant

Are you happy with your gardening experience?  Is your tomato plant not bearing enough fruits? Are the flowers of your plant falling off? Are your Rose and Hibiscus plants not blooming at all? Is your Tulsi plant struggling to grow? Are you not sure which fertilizers you should add to your home garden plants, indoor…

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Gardening Basics
// June 19, 2016
potting soil ingredients

We all grow plants in pots. Usually, we fill the pot just with ordinary soil to grow our favorite plants. Because of this, plants find it difficult to sustain in such pots for longer duration & we don’t get desired results such as optimum quality & quantity of flowers, foliage color & overall plant health…

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Gardening Basics
// March 17, 2016
garden soil preparation

Beginner or an expert gardener you need to know that in the long run, it is the healthy garden soil that plays a pivotal role. The more you keep your soil healthy, the better your garden will grow. In this article, we will focus on Ways to Prepare Healthy Garden Soil that will help you…

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