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How to Test Soil pH With pH Paper

How to Test Soil pH With pH Paper

Zilvinas 09/09/2016 0
PH TESTING STRIPS - BUY IT HERE Testing the pH of garden soil should be done every 2 or 3 years to maintain optimum soil conditions for growing vegetables and flowers. Even nutrient-rich soil can fail to produce vigorous growth if the pH level is too high or too low for the plant. pH is measured numerically from 0 to 14, with 0 to 6.9 being acidic and 7.1 to 14 being alkaline. A pH reading of 6.2 to 7.2 is desired for all-purpose gardening; however, some plants are very particular and require...
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Using Vermiculite Growing Medium

Using Vermiculite Growing Medium

Zilvinas 10/03/2016 0
YOU CAN BUY VERMICULITE AT OUR STORE FOLLOWING THIS LINK. We all know that plants require soil aeration, nutrition and water to thrive. If you find that your garden soil is lacking in any or all of these arenas, there is something that you can add to improve the soil structure – vermiculite. What is vermiculite and how is using vermiculite as a growing medium beneficial to the soil?What is Vermiculite? Vermiculite can be found in potting soil or purchased by itself in four different sizes for g...
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Basil Lemon (Ocimum Basilicum) 300 seeds (#894) -41%
Sweet basil is commonly grown as an aromatic culinary and medicinal herb in warm temperate and t..
1.45€ 0.85€
Ex Tax: 0.85€
Butterfly Dahlia (Dahlia Hortensis Variabilis Figaro Mix) 40 seeds (#883) -47%
Clump-forming, Erect, Bright, showy double and semi-double 6-8 cm flowers on easy to grow well-b..
1.29€ 0.69€
Ex Tax: 0.69€
Calabash (Lagenaria Siceraria Snake) 15 seeds (#884) -42%
Approximately 15-20 seeds in 3 grams packet.Bottle gourd (aka calabash) is an annual, vining mem..
1.19€ 0.69€
Ex Tax: 0.69€
Mexican Paintbrush (Ageratum Houstonianum Blue mink) 1000 seeds (#893) -41%
A very ornamental plant, which flowers are very attractive to butterflies. A fast-growing Mexica..
1.35€ 0.79€
Ex Tax: 0.79€
Oriental Arborvitae (Thuja Orientalis) 30 seeds (#11) -27%
It is a small, slow-growing tree, to 1,5-2,4 m tall and 0.5 m trunk diameter. The foliage forms ..
0.95€ 0.69€
Ex Tax: 0.69€
Dwarf Aster (Callistephus Chinensis Erfurt mix) 80 seeds (#965) New
Compact, broadly growing plant. Excellent for colourful beds, borders, pot and plantings on grav..
0.75€
Ex Tax: 0.75€
Wax Myrtle Southern (Myrica Cerifera) 20 seeds (#106) New
Southern wax myrtle is an evergreen large shrub to small tree native to moist location in the Un..
0.99€
Ex Tax: 0.99€
Spinach (Spinacia oleracea Winter Giant BIO) 300 seeds (#1736) New
Approximately 300 seeds in 10g packet.Spinach Winter Giant (Winterreuzen) 100% BIO is the classi..
0.75€
Ex Tax: 0.75€
European Wild Pear (Pyrus Communis caucasica) 20 seeds (#772) New
These pears are deciduous fruit trees that originate from Europe. They are medium-sized, have up..
0.75€
Ex Tax: 0.75€
Norway Maple (Acer Platanoides Crimson King) 10 seeds (#675) New
Crimson King is a majestic looking maple tree for large gardens, parks, and city avenues. Its pa..
2.59€
Ex Tax: 2.59€
Prickly Poppy (Argemone Platycerus) 100 seeds (#2033) New
From the Sarah Raven's Brilliant for Bees & Butterflies range.Beautiful, ethereal, papery white ..
1.99€
Ex Tax: 1.99€
Few pinks are as colorful and pretty as the summer-flowering maiden pink. This low mat-forming p..
0.95€
Ex Tax: 0.95€
Approximately 30 seeds in 0.2g packet.This plant features large, bright-pink trumpet flowers, si..
1.35€
Ex Tax: 1.35€
Indian Lycium is a semi deciduous shrub, 2-4 m high, leaves lanceolate or narrowly obovate-oblon..
0.89€
Ex Tax: 0.89€
The Kalkora mimosa is one of the most beautiful mimosas because of completely white flowers with..
0.89€
Ex Tax: 0.89€
Dichondra is a low-maintenance, creeping or trailing plant native to the southwestern United Sta..
3.29€
Ex Tax: 3.29€