Distribution and Characteristics of Podsols


North America and Eurasia: Humid mid-latitude having Forest vegetation and temperate region having moderate to low rainfall in Coniferous vegetation.

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1. Well-developed A and B horizon of soil. Reason: Eluviation and Illuviation.

2. Pronounced leaching. Reason: Sfriowmelt due to water release; high acidity.

3. A Hoi lzon eluviated -bleached grey appearance (silica accumulation).

4. B Horizon illuviated – hard clayey Pan, sesquioxide rich, nodules and concertion of brown colour.


5. Soil reaction – acidic. Reason: Slow organic matter decomposition.

6. Fertility – low.

7. Productivity – low, may be increased by addition of lime and fertilizer.

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