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A Wessex Garden  garden photo courtesy of member Jon_in_Wessex
Discussion id : 98-260
most recent 29 MAR 17 HIDE POSTS
Initial post 29 MAR 17 by NikosR
It's the topsoil that mostly counts. Here there seems to be a decent depth of topsoil over the chalk substratum. A good amount of rain helps the topsoil remain not overly alkaline and the plants need not try to grow deep roots into the chalk. In contrast to calcareous soils in med climate regions.
Discussion id : 75-382
most recent 2 DEC 13 HIDE POSTS
Initial post 2 DEC 13 by Puns 'n' Roses
Thank you so much for this photo! This is stunning. I've never seen anything like it.
Reply #1 of 1 posted 2 DEC 13 by Jon_in_Wessex
You are very welcome!
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