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Definition of acid soil

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Definition as written by paulgrow:

Having a soil pH between 1.0 and 6.9

Definition as written by talinum:

Soil that contains relatively little lime and as such it is well-suited to grow azaleas, camellias, rhododendrons, and in which hydrangeas flower blue.

Definition as written by shakemh:

Referred to as “sour soil” by down-to-earth farmers and gardeners who can taste the pH level of soil by touching a bit of it to their tongue – as opposed to “sweet” or alkaline soil.


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