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Wedowee soil profile

Wedowee Soil

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[A profile of a Wedowee soil.]The Wedowee series consists of very deep, well drained, moderately permeable soils that formed in residuum from weathered crystalline rock of the Piedmont Plateau. These soils are on narrow ridges and on side slopes of uplands. Slope is dominantly less than 25 percent but ranges from 0 to 60 percent. Near the type location, the average annual temperature is about 63 degrees F and average annual precipitation is about 53 inches.

Taxonomic class: Fine, kaolinitic, thermic Typic Kanhapludults