by Bethany Hayes Soil is like the foundation of your house. If your soil isn’t good, the whole garden will eventually fall apart and crumble, so whether you practice in-ground gardening, raised bed gardening, or container gardening, you need to find the best soil … [Read more...]
What is the difference between potting soil and potting mix?
QUESTION: What is the difference between potting soil and potting mix? Sometimes I see information online where they recommend one, and sometimes the other. Does it even matter? Yolanda W ANSWER: Potting soil and potting mix are terms typically used interchangeably. Therefore, … [Read more...]
Make Your Own Potting Soil and Growing Mix
Need some potting soil to grow plants or seedlings? Sure, you could go straight to the local garden store and buy up bags and bags of soil, but there an alternative -- one that is much cheaper. You can make your own! Making your own soil has several advantages. First, it's … [Read more...]