Blue Ridge Province
[Blue Ridge Mountains]

Blue Ridge Province is on the eastern edge of the Appalachian Mountains. This province has mountainous soils composed of sandy or stoney loams. The climate is similar to that in the Piedmont Province, but somewhat cooler and moister.

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