Different soil types have different characteristics and properties.
With this being the case, it takes a slightly different approach to amend or improve different soil types for growing and gardening.
Summary – How To Amend & Improve Different Soil Types
We’ve put together guides on the different soil types, how to work with them and amend them, and what might grow well in each of them:
How To Test The Soil You Have
Once you have inspected and tested the soil yourself, you can always go to a local gardening nursery or shop and show them photos of the soil, along with describing your experience of doing different tests, for a second opinion on the soil.
Sometimes, It May Be Better To Import New Soil Than Amend Existing Soil …
Read more about problem soils for growing and gardening in this guide.
Importing new soil and working outside of the natural soil in raised garden beds for example may be a better option for some plots of land and gardens. But, it always depends on the specific conditions.
1. Linked soil guides in the post above