Dolomite is a chemical compound that includes manganese dolomite and iron dolomite. It is pure white in colour and has stable chemical properties. Dolomite in powder carbonate mineral is a type of limestone. Dolomite is an anhydrous carbonate mineral composed of calcium magnesium carbonate, ideally CaMg(CO3)2.
- Magnesium also acts as an acid neutralizer if your soil is too acidic thus making it plant-friendly.
- Dolomite is used to maintain the pH value of soil. To start with it, you first need to perform a pH test of your soil. If the soil pH is 5.9 or below, using powder dolomite can help in uplifting the value by making the soil more alkaline.
- Some plants require extra nutrients for healthy growth. Dolomite helps them grow better and stronger.