Utah State University Extension
This fact sheet covers the basics of clay, silt and sand soils with an emphasis on gardening in soils with a high sand content. It includes information on the composition of sandy soils, gardening tips for managing sandy soils, and the types of plants that grow best in sandy soils.
Wagner, Katie; Kuhns, Michael R.; and Cardon, Grant, "Gardening in Sandy Soils" (2015). All Current Publications. Paper 731.