Officially approved by the two Federal Offices for Agriculture and for the Environment
D | F | E

3. Texture

Choose standard soil
Standard soil
Google Map Search
Enter texture manually

CH6

Soil type: Brown soil, Leached brown soil, Cambisol
Drying: normal
Parent material: Moraine or molasse
Landscape type: Rolling hills
Depth: deep
Typical provenance: Mittelland (Central Plateau) or Central Switzerland


Horizon Bottom [cm] Clay [%] Silt [%] Sand [%] Organic matter [%] Bulk density [g/cm³]
Ah 30 16 25 59 2.5 1.39
B 60 16 25 59 0 1.42
Bt(g) 100 20 25 55 0 1.42
BCg 150 15 25 60 0 1.42

4. Soil water

Choose standard moisture content
Moisture
Enter water content manually
Enter matric potential manually

Moist

No. Bottom [cm] Matric potential [hPa]
1 10 100
2 20 100
3 30 100
4 40 100
5 50 100
6 60 90
7 70 80
8 80 70
9 90 60
10 100 50
10hPa = 1cbar
progressBar