In what kind of soil does a cactus grow best?

Answer Cactus plants tolerate a range of soils. But they have two preferences. They favor free draining soils, since their body parts are adapted to moisture deprived environments. They also favor soils t... Read More »

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What kind of soil does a venus fly trap need to grow?

Venus flytraps grow well in a mixture of equal parts peat moss and sand. That mixture is safe for the roots. Venus flytraps basically need wet roots, high humidity, full sunlight and poor, acidic s... Read More »

What would the best soil and care for a san Pedro cactus?

san Pedro being a cactus should have a fast draining soil, i usually mix half commercial potting mix with sand and maybe some diatomaceous earth or pumice to increase the drainage if your ambitious... Read More »

In what soil does the Mango grow best In what country can we find the best Mangoes ?

Mangoes from the Caribbean island of Grenada (gre NAY da) are the best I've had (with a nod to our Indian friend, they were probably first introduced to Grenada from India/Ceylon in the 19th centur... Read More »

Do plants grow best in organic soil or fertilized soil?

On One Hand: The Benefits of Commercial FertilizersWhen we want to give a few nutrients to our plants, commercial fertilizers often come to mind. Commercial fertilizers give an instant and powerful... Read More »