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1. A soil having an acid reaction or [[pH]] below the neutral point which is pH 7.0. A soil having an excess of hydrogen [[ions]]. Turfgrasses generally prefer slightly acid soils, in the range 6.0 - 6.5.<br>
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1. A soil having an acid reaction or [[pH]] below the neutral point which is pH 7.0. A soil having an excess of hydrogen [[ions]]. Turfgrasses generally prefer slightly acid soils, in the range 6.0 - 6.5.<br><br>
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http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~blpprt/acid2-chart1.gif<br><br>Chart showing desirable pH ranges, note where turfgrass is located.
  
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"Source: http://hubcap.clemson.edu"

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1. A soil having an acid reaction or pH below the neutral point which is pH 7.0. A soil having an excess of hydrogen ions. Turfgrasses generally prefer slightly acid soils, in the range 6.0 - 6.5.

acid2-chart1.gif

Chart showing desirable pH ranges, note where turfgrass is located.

"Source: http://hubcap.clemson.edu"