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What Weeds Can Tell You About Your Soil

Weeds can be both informative and beneficial. Geologists use weeds as indicators of soil conditions and so can gardeners. Dock, Horsetail, Foxtail and Goldenrod are all indicators that the soil is prone to wet conditions at some time of the year. During rainy periods this is self evident but if you’re landscaping an unfamiliar area during… Continue reading What Weeds Can Tell You About Your Soil