Gardening Guides

About Soil, Mulch & Compost

It’s time to get down and dirty – let’s talk about the importance of soil, mulch and compost. Remember, soil is not dirt, and you don't need soil to grow great plants.

What's Inside


Get the dirt on soil…and mulch and compost here. These important gardening materials do more than just help plants grow – they help keep the garden healthy.



Learn the tips and techniques to using soil, mulch and compost in the garden successfully – from soil tests to homemade compost.

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