Clay-Loving Perennials?

Answer Clay soil is characterized by its stickiness when wet and its hard, rocklike texture when dry. It's made of tiny particles that cling tightly together, making it hard for a plant's roots to branch ... Read More »

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Perennials That Like Heavy Wet Clay Soil?

If you have heavy, wet clay soil in your yard, you may despair of ever growing flowers and vegetables successfully. The majority of annuals and perennials prefer moist, nutrient-rich and well-drain... Read More »

Perennials for Clay Soil That's Wet One Minute & Dry the Next?

Clay soil is not the easiest type of soil to garden in, so selecting plants that can tolerate wet soil and drought is your best chance of success. When clay soil is wet, water displaces the oxygen ... Read More »

How to Make Clay Slip and Paper Clay to Correct Cracks in a Sculpture?

Paper clay is a form of clay used in pottery to which strips of paper is added. The paper reinforces the clay, making it much stronger once it dries. The paper clay can be used to create a sculptur... Read More »

What Type of Clay Is Used for Incan Clay Pots?

Incan pottery was mainly created out of earthenware. Earthenware is clay that is collected along riverbanks and cleaned up for creating pottery. Incan pottery was designed primarily for use, but du... Read More »