5 Plants That Will Grow in Clay Soil …


I have a yard filled with randomly placed patches of clay. Knowing what types of flowers will do well in the areas where most of the clay is found in the soil makes my time gardening more productive. Planting a flower in soil that has high clay content and finding out much later that the flower would have done much better in a patch of well-draining soil seems like a waste of a perfectly good plant. If you have found yourself in a similar situation, then you might be interested in these 5 plants that will grow in clay soil I’ve listed here.

5. Yucca

These exotic looking plants do very well in my yard. Even in areas where the soil is thick and sticky, due to the large amount of clay in it, these plants thrive. They only bloom towards the end of summer, but the large stalk filled with white blossoms seems to last for weeks on end.

Black-eyed Susan
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