Increasing Soil Biodiversity in Botanical Gardens
Soil biodiversity is key to the success of a botanical garden. Its benefits include mitigating harmful pathogens and compaction, as well as increasing available nutrients and improving soil structure. This article discusses the importance of soil biodiversity and gives management strategies to improve soil biodiversity throughout the garden.
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Gilmer C, Werth A, Park D. Increasing Soil Biodiversity in Botanical Gardens. Clemson (SC): Clemson Cooperative Extension, Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension; 2020. LGP 1061. http://lgpress.clemson.edu/publication/increasing-soil-biodiversity-in-botanical-gardens/.