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Plants For Poor Soil

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Centranthus ruber 'Albus'

Valerian plants are ideal for gardens with poor soils. Centranthus ruber ?Albus' are drought resistant and flower continually throughout the summer. They grow well at the base of walls and are also a popular garden plant for gardeners with homes on…  More Info

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Gaillardia aristata Mesa Yellow

…required: these plants thrive in poor soil and flower better for it. The nectar-rich blooms make it a perfect candidate for a butterfly garden. Height 40cm (16”). Spread: 50cm. Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by…  More Info

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Anthemis sancti-johannis

…The perfect plant for dry, sun-baked spots on thin, poor soils, its fine, grey-green foliage will shake off parched conditions in scorching sun. Good for cutting. Height and Spread: 60cm (24?). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore…  More Info

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Sarracenia species 'New Hybrids Mixed'

Seemingly innocent, the leaves of the pitcher plant have evolved into water-filled funnels that hide a sinister purpose. These intriguing carnivorous plants devour insects to improve their diet and counter poor nitrogen levels in the soils of their natural…  More Info

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Delosperma cooperi

poor soils where few other plants survive. Delosperma cooperi produces masses of sparkling, violet-purple flowers throughout summer above creeping mats of cylindrical, succulent foliage. Perfect for gravel gardens, rockeries and low maintenance…  More Info

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Cauliflower 'Boris' F1 Hybrid

…levels of care in any type of soil! If you're new to cauliflower growing or have had poor results in the past Cauliflower Boris is for you! This really is a gardener-friendly variety. Vigorous root systems support healthy plant growth and erect foliage…  More Info

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Arabis caucasica 'Snowcap'

Poor dry soils are bad news for a lot of plant varieties but Arabis caucasica 'Snowcap' wouldn't have it any other way. This tough, resilient evergreen perennial will thrive in rockeries, borders and path edges providing ground cover throughout the year and…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy Little Ruby'

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy Little Purple'

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy Little Lila'

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy Little White'

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Coreopsis grandiflora 'Heliot'

…and ideal for summer bouquets. Unlike many other varieties of tickseed, ‘Heliot’ is a neat, compact plant suitable for containers as well as front-of-border positions. Coreopsis grandiflora ‘Heliot’ enjoys sun-baked spots and will thrive…  More Info

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Sedum acre

…smothered in clusters of yellow, star-shaped flowers, forming carpets of bright gold. This versatile plant is a breeze to look after, requires virtually no maintenance and is brilliant for dry, sunny spots on poor soil. Attractive to pollinators. Height:…  More Info

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Perovskia 'Lacey Blue'

Russian Sage is a beautiful plant that is robust and can thrive in poor and chalky soils in exposed areas, making it ideal for coastal gardens, that experience strong salty winds. It's flowers are lavender blue, and has silvery green, aromatic foliage. British…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy' Collection

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Iberis sempervirens

…variety, Iberis Sempervirens. It's an evergreen'hardy perennial that will feel at home in poor soils in rockeries, on the tops of walls or the front of borders and is a reliable ground cover plant. Candytuft is attractive to pollinating insects too. Height 30cm…  More Info

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Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Kobold'

A cheerful, bright perennial plant that is perfect for beginners and less than perfect soils as Gaillardia 'Kobold' will cope with poor, sandy or stony soil and still produce a profusion of sunset-coloured flowers. Blanket Flower plants can also…  More Info

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Armeria 'Ballerina Lilac'

…we’ve selected this extra large-flowered sea thrift variety for planting in your summer bedding schemes and containers. Armeria 'Ballerina Lilac' is a very tough perennial which will thrive in almost any sunny spot, even in poor soils. This variety…  More Info

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Alyssum 'Clear Crystal Mixed'

…form cushiony carpets of colour from spring and through summer. They make excellent front of border plants, tucked into corners or creeping over rockeries and banks. They are also good fillers for pots and baskets where they will gently spill over their containers.…  More Info

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Primula denticulata 'Lilac'

…little perennial. Tolerant of shade and poorly drained conditions, it is ideal for pondside or streamside planting and boggy areas. However, drumstick primrose is equally happy in containers or at the front of borders, even in full sun so long as the soil  More Info

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Primula denticulata 'Red'

…little perennial. Tolerant of shade and poorly drained conditions, it is ideal for pondside or streamside planting and boggy areas. However, drumstick primrose is equally happy in containers or at the front of borders, even in full sun so long as the soil  More Info

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Primula denticulata 'White'

…little perennial. Tolerant of shade and poorly drained conditions, it is ideal for pondside or streamside planting and boggy areas. However, drumstick primrose is equally happy in containers or at the front of borders, even in full sun so long as the soil  More Info

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Primula denticulata

…little perennial. Tolerant of shade and poorly drained conditions, it is ideal for pondside or streamside planting and boggy areas. However, drumstick primrose is equally happy in containers or at the front of borders, even in full sun so long as the soil  More Info

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Perennial Potted Collection

…with soft buttery yellow centres that perch on upright stems. Height: 60cm (24). Spread: 45cm (18).* Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' - Easy to grow, even on poor dry soils, and ideal for wildlife gardens where it attracts butterflies and other insects.…  More Info

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Arabis caucasica 'Rosea'

…fragrant flowers for several weeks, blooming in a range of delicate pink shades. The nectar-rich blooms are loved by bees and other pollinating insects, making this a useful addition to wildlife areas. Arabis is tough and reliable, thriving in poor, dry soils  More Info

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Erigeron speciosus Azure Fairy

…thrives in full sun on poor, dry soils where it will attract plenty of bees and other pollinators, making it a strong candidate for wildlife gardens and informal areas. The flowers are borne on strong stems and are excellent for cutting. Height and…  More Info

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Coreopsis 'Solar Collection'

…more abundant flowers and healthy foliage on plants which have been selected for their high disease-resistance. Should we have another summer of heat and drought, these Coreopsis will cope admirably. Unfussy about soil, the Solar series tolerates poor,  More Info

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Linum perenne Blue

…addition to cottage gardens, gravel gardens, prairie planting and containers. Thriving in full sun and nutrient-poor, very free-draining soils, flax is heat and drought tolerant, making it an ideal choice for dry spots and sandy soils. If allowed, it…  More Info

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Linum perenne White

…addition to cottage gardens, gravel gardens, prairie planting and containers. Thriving in full sun and nutrient-poor, very free-draining soils, flax is heat and drought tolerant, making it an ideal choice for dry spots and sandy soils. If allowed, it…  More Info

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Thyme 'Golden Queen'

…Mediterranean or coastal gardens where it will thrive in poor, dry soils. Height and spread: 30cm (12in). Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant  More Info

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Perfect Perennial Collection

…spring they will have made good sized plants that can be transplanted to their final positions in the garden. Perfect Perennial Collection comprises 6 each of: * Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' - Easy to grow, even on poor dry soils, and ideal for  More Info

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Achillea millefolium 'Summer Pastels'

Yarrow is a great plant for gardens with light sandy/stony soil, that is in a poor condition. It is also perfect for coastal gardens, with salty winds in exposed areas. Achillea millefolium 'Summer Pastels' flowers can attract bees and butterflies, and…  More Info

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Buddleja 'Butterfly Candy Little Pink'

…established they are tough plants which will thrive in poor soils provided they are given sun. Many can grow too large for smaller gardens but the Butterfly Candy Collection of Buddlejas are especially dwarf and compact, reaching only around 80cm in…  More Info

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Golden Yellow Tones Colour Collection

…purple-pink flowers provide a rich supply of nectar for pollinating insects. Provided it is watered until established, this attractive dead nettle is a great plant for tricky spots in dry shade. Its ideal conditions are moist but well-drained soil in…  More Info

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Robinia (Standard)

…specimen is ideal for borders and large patio containers, and will even survive in poor, dry soils. Particularly effective when planted as an avenue along driveways or grown as a garden screen. Height supplied: 60cm (24). Pot grown plant supplied.…  More Info

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