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Plants by Soil Type

  • Sandy
  • Poor
  • Clay
  • Alkaline (Lime) Lovers
  • Acid Lovers

Light Requirements

  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Shade

Resistance

  • Cold Hardy
  • Deer-resistant Plants
  • Disease Resistant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Pest Resistant
  • Bacterial Leaf Spot
  • Powdery Mildew
  • Downy Mildew
  • Rust
  • Scorching
  • Crown Rot
  • Blight
  • Bacterial Wilt
  • Anthracnose

Season Of Interest

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer

Genus

  • Acer (Japanese Maple)
  • Achillea (Yarrow)
  • Actinidia (Kiwi)
  • Aesculus
  • Agapanthus
  • Agastache (Hyssop)
  • Ajuga (Bugleweed)
  • Akebia
  • Allium
  • Amsonia
  • Anemone
  • Armeria
  • Asclepias
  • Asimina (Paw Paw)
  • Aster
  • Astilbe
  • Athyrium
  • Baptisia
  • Berberis
  • Bergenia
  • Brunnera
  • Buddleia (Butterfly Bush)
  • Calibrachoa
  • Callicarpa
  • Callirhoe
  • Calluna
  • Calycanthus
  • Camassia
  • Campanula
  • Campsis
  • Canna
  • Carex
  • Cephalotaxus
  • Ceratostigma
  • Cercis (Redbud)
  • Chaenomeles
  • Chelone
  • Tasty Citrus
  • Clematis
  • Clethra
  • Colocasia (Elephant Ears)
  • Convallaria
  • Coreopsis
  • Cornus (Dogwood)
  • Easy-to-Grow Crocus
  • Cydonia
  • Dahlia
  • Delosperma (Iceplant)
  • Delphinium
  • Deutzia
  • Dianthus
  • Dicentra
  • Digitalis
  • Dryopteris
  • Echinacea (Coneflower)
  • Elaeagnus
  • Epimedium (Fairy Wings)
  • Eremurus
  • Eucomis
  • Fagus (Beech)
  • Ficus (Fig)
  • Forsythia
  • Fothergilla
  • Fragaria (Strawberry)
  • Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)
  • Gaura
  • Geranium
  • Geum
  • Gladiolus
  • Heliopsis
  • Helleborus
  • Hemerocallis (Daylily)
  • Heuchera
  • Must-Have Hibiscus
  • Hosta (Plantain Lily)
  • Long-Blooming Hydrangea
  • Iberis
  • Ipheion
  • Ipomoea
  • Iris
  • Itea
  • Low-Maintenance Kalmia
  • Kniphofia
  • Dwarf Crapemyrtle
  • Lantana
  • Lavandula (Lavender)
  • Liatris
  • Lilium (Lily)
  • Lonicera (Honeysuckle)
  • Loropetalum
  • Lupinus
  • Lycium (Goji Berry)
  • Bold Magnolia
  • Appealing Apple
  • Malva
  • Mandevilla
  • Metasequoia (Dawn Redwood)
  • Monarda (Bee Balm)
  • Muhlenbergia
  • Muscari
  • Narcissus (Daffodil)
  • Paeonia (Peony)
  • Papaver
  • Pelargonium
  • Pennisetum
  • Perovskia
  • Phlox
  • Primula
  • Pulmonaria
  • Punica (Pomegranate)
  • Dependable Rhododendron
  • All Roses
  • Rubus (Blackberry and Raspberry)
  • Rudbeckia
  • Salvia (Sage)
  • Sambucus
  • Schizachyrium
  • Scilla
  • Sedum (Stonecrop)
  • Sisyrinchium
  • Spiraea
  • Styrax (Japanese Snowbell)
  • Syringa (Lilac)
  • Thuja (Western Red Cedar)
  • Tiarella
  • Fantastic Tulip
  • Vaccinium (Blueberry)
  • Verbena
  • Veronica
  • Hardy Viburnum
  • Vinca
  • Vitis (Grape)
  • Long-Blooming Weigela
  • Calla
  • Stachys
  • Polygonatum
  • Azalea
  • Helianthus
  • Acanthus
  • Sibirica
  • Pieris
  • Aquilegia vulgaris
  • Veronicastrum
  • Yucca
  • Polemonium caeruleum
  • Potentilla
  • Diospyros (Persimmon)
  • Mimulus
  • Gaylussacia
  • Asplenium
  • Cephalanthus
  • Farfugium
  • Iridaceae
  • Achillea / Geranium
  • Narcissus / Tulipa
  • Muscari / Tulipa
  • Echinacea x Rudbeckia

Plants by Soil Type

Sand? Clay? Loam? Plant accordingly!

As most of us are aware, soil greatly affects the health and growth rate of plants. Some plants thrive in loose, sandy soils, some in compacted clay soils, others in loamy ones. The key to growing as beautiful and successful a garden as possible is to know what kind of soil you have then choose plants that will do well in it. We grouped plants together in different categories of soil type so you can quickly and easily choose trees, shrubs, and perennials most likely to flourish in your garden!