How does Soil Effect Plant Growth?

Soil quality affects plant growth in much the same way a child’s diet affects his or her growth. Children need basic nutrients to grow up healthy. These nutrients are found in the food he or she eats. Plants also need basic nutrients. These nutrients are found in rich, fertile soil. Different plants need different types of soils. Some plants prefer acid rich soil, while others prefer sandy or clay soils. The best way to grow healthy plants then, is to determine what type of soil the plant naturally thrives in, and do your best to replicate that soil. Look here for more information: