Posts Tagged ‘top soil’

What Makes Good Top Soil?

“Topsoil is the uppermost layer of soil, which is high in nutrients and organic matter. It is widely available to buy in bags or in bulk from specialist suppliers, garden centres and DIY superstores. It can be used for making new beds, borders, raised beds or as a base for lawns, where the natural soil is poor or non-existent. You may need to buy in topsoil if the existing soil is poor, damaged or if the space to be gardened has no natural soil, such as a courtyard or patio garden.”

What Makes Good Top Soil?

This is a question many homeowners ask. If you plan on doing any gardening, you’ll need healthy, nutrient-rich soil to encourage plant growth.

Poor-quality soil will only dampen your efforts, restricting growth while increasing the risk of disease. So, what are some of the elements that make good top soil?
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