Do heirloom seeds grow better in clay soil?

Answer You can buy heirloom seeds for all kinds of vegetables, fruits, trees, flowers and other plants. It is important to realize, however, that not all heirloom seeds grow best in the same kind of soil.... Read More »

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How do I grow a heirloom tomato from seeds?

Plant seedsPlant the heirloom seeds in pots indoors six to eight weeks before the last frost. Most garden centers do not keep a wide variety of heirloom tomato seeds in stock but they can be ordere... Read More »

Crops That Grow Well in Clay Soil?

Clay soils, which are heavier than other type soils, retain water very well, sometimes too well for some garden plants. Some crops thrive and grow well even in heavy clay soils, while others will n... Read More »

How do I grow a lawn in clay soil?

OptionsAmend hard clay soil with gypsum and rough-textured compost. Rough compost includes wood chips that have not fully broken down. The coarse texture allows air and water to penetrate the soil,... Read More »

How to Grow Blueberries in Clay Soil?

Blueberry plants grow best in highly acidic soil. When planning to grow a blueberry bush the pH level of the soil should be between 4.09 and 5.0. By nature, clay soil is extremely alkaline. Blueber... Read More »