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The Best Potting Mix For Container Plants

potting indoor plants

For avid gardeners who lack the space, they need to grow plants, container gardens are a saving grace. However, container gardening comes with its own set of challenges. One of the most common container gardening mistakes is using the wrong soil for growing plants.  Container gardens prefer potting mix to potting soil and don’t thrive well in …

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13 of The Best and Worst Companion Plants for Cabbage

companion planting with cabbage

Companion planting is the practice of growing different types of plants together in order to reap the benefits of their symbiotic relationship. This practice can provide numerous benefits to both the plants and the gardener, including pest control, improved yields, and enhanced soil health. When companion planting, it is important to choose plants that will …

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11 Plants That Grow in Loam Soil

Salvia Seedling with Red Flower in Rich Loam Soil

Knowing all the details about the soil in your garden is a great way to make sure your plants are healthy and happy. Soils contain a mixture of components, including sand, silt, clay, and fertilizer. It is an excellent soil type for a variety of plants.  It is typically comprised of equal parts of sand, silt, …

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