Effects of Acidic Soil on Plants?

Answer Soil's pH is a measure of the alkalinity and acidity. Acid soils are those with pH values below 7. The pH scale is logarithmic, meaning that for every point decrease in the soil pH, the soil become... Read More »

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The Effects of Acidic Soil?

If you live in an area with many coniferous trees or high rainfall, your soil is likely moderately acidic. While some plants like blueberries will grow vigorously in acidic soil and actually prefer... Read More »

Do Grape Plants Need Acidic Soil?

Growing grapes in the home garden requires regular care and advance preparation. For best results, obtain a soil analysis from your local university extension before you start your grape plantings.... Read More »

Is soil acidic?

The pH value of a soil is heavily influenced by the materials it was formed in or near to, so no exact pH is known for all types. One can find acidic soil in a climate with large amounts of rainfal... Read More »

If a soil is too acidic what should a farmer add to it?