The 6 different soil types and our interactions with them have a huge impact on what can and can’t be grown successfully in your garden or plot.
Well-prepared flower pots with good drainage and lining will keep your plants happy. Preparing your pots well will also help to protect them from the elements so you can continue using them year after year.
Soil is the main provider of nutrients for your plants so it’s important to know each plant’s nutritional requirements before filling a planter box with soil for the first time.
How does draining affect our plants? Find out the importance of well-draining soil for plant health, how to recognise draining problems and how to fix them.