What kind of plants grow in red soil?


  • Red soil contains a mixture of clay and sand and is not fertile. However, the soil can be fertile by adding manures and fertilizers.

  • It is Red in colour because it contains a high amount of oxides of Iron in it.

The crops that can be grown on Red soil are groundnuts, pulses, millet, red gram, bengal gram, cotton and tobacco.

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Updated on: 10-Oct-2022

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