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Plants by Soil Type

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

Light Requirements

  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Shade Plants

Resistance

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

Genus

  • Acer (Japanese Maple)
  • Achillea (Yarrow)
  • Actinidia (Kiwi)
  • Aesculus
  • Agastache (Hyssop)
  • Ajuga (Bugleweed)
  • Allium
  • Amsonia
  • Anemone (Windflower)
  • Aquilegia
  • Asclepias (Milkweed)
  • Aster
  • Athyrium (Fern)
  • Bergenia (Pigsqueak)
  • Brunnera (Siberian Bugloss)
  • Buddleia (Butterfly Bush)
  • Calluna
  • Camassia
  • Camellia
  • Campanula
  • Ceratostigma
  • Cercis (Redbud)
  • Chamaecyparis
  • Tasty Citrus
  • Clematis
  • Clethra
  • Coreopsis (Tickseed)
  • Cornus (Dogwood)
  • Easy-to-Grow Crocus
  • Delosperma (Iceplant)
  • Delphinium (Larkspur)
  • Deutzia
  • Dianthus (Carnation)
  • Dicentra (Bleeding Heart)
  • Digitalis (Foxglove)
  • Dryopteris
  • Echinacea (Coneflower)
  • Fagus (Beech)
  • Fothergilla
  • Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)
  • Helleborus (Hellebore)
  • Hemerocallis (Daylily)
  • Heuchera
  • Hosta (Plantain Lily)
  • Hydrangeas
  • Iberis
  • Ipheion
  • Iris
  • Itea
  • Kalmia
  • Lavandula (Lavender)
  • Lilium (Lily)
  • Lonicera (Honeysuckle)
  • Lycium (Goji Berry)
  • Appealing Apple
  • Metasequoia (Dawn Redwood)
  • Monarda (Bee Balm)
  • Muhlenbergia
  • Muscari
  • Narcissus (Daffodil)
  • Paeonia (Peony)
  • Pennisetum (Crimson Fountaingrass)
  • Perovskia (Russian Sage)
  • Phlox
  • Rhododendron
  • Blackberry and Raspberry
  • Rudbeckia (Black-Eyed Susan)
  • Salvia (Sage)
  • Scilla
  • Sedum (Stonecrop)
  • Sisyrinchium
  • Spiraea (Bridal Wreath)
  • Styrax (Japanese Snowbell)
  • Syringa (Lilac)
  • Thuja (Western Red Cedar)
  • Fantastic Tulip
  • Vaccinium (Blueberry)
  • Verbena
  • Veronica (Speedwell)
  • Viburnum
  • Weigela
  • Azalea
  • Sibirica
  • Pieris
  • Galanthus
  • Olea
  • Narcissus / Tulipa
  • Muscari / Tulipa
  • Cuphea
  • Bracteantha
  • Cephlanthus
  • Osmanthus

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!