Mary Antico wrote:
Someone above mentioned that their first move wouldn't be to truck in soil. I'm wondering why not? The soil would be coming from a local source that I have already found. It's not recycled soil. It's likely sourced in the boreal forest close to the coast.
Nancy Reading wrote:I recommend Rosa Steppanova's book on her garden in the Shetland Islands, and (although possibly to be taken with a pinch of reality) they have achieved good results on sandy soils at Findhorn in Eastern Scotland.
It's hard to believe the climate is anything alike what OP is facing