site feedback - welcome

wa soil... more sand than soil

 Back to Forum

Posted by ANGELPANDY 12 Apr 2010 - 11:01:00 PM

Having moved from SA (where its clay clay and more clay) i have struggled with the sandy soil conditions here. Due to strict WA quarantine laws, a lot of the green manures you could grow east arent available here... so i am doing my bit by planting chia in large pots ( i dont have as much vege garden as i would like) and then digging the potting mix and chia into the soil to condition also trying borage, but so far the caterpillars are thwarting my best efforts !

Comments (0)

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Cong Malle

Plant type: evergreen tree
H: 8m W: 6m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Find out more

Fast Facts

Against a vertical plane or trellis, climbers can be either a backdrop or an ornamental display especially where ground space is limited.


Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.

More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more