Call us today: 0844 573 1818 Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company's access charge

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Track Your Order

Award Winning Varieties

Voted Best Online Retailer

Our Customers Rate Our Excellent Service

Home > 'Dry Soil'

'Dry Soil'

102 products, 4 articles, 70 blogs

Californian Poppy 'Monarch Mixed'

A regal mix of semi-double and single blooms in cerise, carmine, red, orange and yellow. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils. The papery flowers attract bees and hoverflies, and make excellent,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£1.99

despatch within 24 hours

Californian Poppy 'Summer Sorbet'

One of the best new colours to be introduced in recent years, with its mouth-watering combination of rose-pink outer petals, and a delicious creamy white centre. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils.<…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£0.99

despatch within 24 hours

Californian Poppy 'Sun Shades'

Bright fiery orange and yellow blooms unfurl above a sea of ferny blue-green foliage for a bold summer display. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils. The papery flowers attract bees and hoverflies…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Orange
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.99

despatch within 24 hours

Green Manure 'Phacelia'

A valuable, quick growing, hardy annual green manure particularly good in dry soils, but suitable for all soil types. Can be used as a summer/autumn manure, or overwinter from a September sowing for spring digging in. The attractive foliage quickly…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Lilac
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.99

despatch within 24 hours

English Yew (Hedging)

The English Yew has been awarded a prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit and is ideal for growing as a formal hedge - it tolerates regular clipping and is easily shaped for topiary. A good all round tough plant that is tolerant of dry soils, this Taxus…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Beds
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Tree

8 Options From£9.99

Californian Poppy 'Fruit Crush'

A captivating mixture of upward facing blooms in a bold blend of citrus and berry shades. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils. The papery flowers attract bees and hoverflies, and make excellent,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.99

despatch within 24 hours

Californian Poppy 'Jelly Beans'

Fully double blooms in a vibrant colour range glisten above a mass of feathery blue-green foliage. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils. The papery flowers attract bees and hoverflies, and make…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.99

despatch within 24 hours

Californian Poppy 'Strawberry Fields'

Delicately fluted petals, awash with rich strawberry shades. These dainty hardy annuals are tougher than they appear and positively thrive on poor, dry soils. The papery flowers attract bees and hoverflies, and make excellent, if short-lived, cut flowers.…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.19

despatch within 24 hours

Juniperus chinensis 'Blaauw'

Requiring zero maintenance, Juniperus chinensis 'Blaauw', is an attractive conifer, that is ideally suited to grow as a specimen tree, in a very small city garden, in a gravel garden or alpine rock garden. Juniper, is a robust plant and can adapt to sunny sites with   More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

6 Options From£13.99

despatch within 3 working days

Euphorbia x martini 'Ascot Rainbow'

If you are looking for a perennial for an area with low rainfall and dry soils, Euphorbia x martini 'Ascot Rainbow' is a great choice due to its strong drought tolerance. The vibrant foliage has a pink tinge in winter and in spring it has small, chartreuse…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Perennial

3 Options From£9.99

despatch by end of september 2018

Juniperus communis Suecica Group

Juniperus communis ?Suecica Group? is a large, fully hardy evergreen conifer, Like all Junipers it grows in any well drained soils, including dry, chalky or sandy soils, preferably in full sun or dappled shade.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£69.99

despatch within 3 working days

Cistus x pulverulentus 'Sunset'

Cistus x pulverulentus 'Sunset', sometimes called 'Rock Rose' or 'Sun Rose' is a superb plant for gardens with poor and dry condition soil. It has grey-green evergreen foliage and from June until August bright pink, tissue-paper flowers emerge, lasting for…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of august 2018

Verbascum olympicum

Every garden needs a plant that shouts 'look at me' so a Verbascum olympicum is a worthy contender. It will tolerate conditions that other plants would find hard to thrive in, such as hot and dry borders and poor soil and will quickly grow to 2 metres tall…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Perennial

2 Options From£9.99

despatch by end of august 2018

Juniperus communis 'Pyramidalis'

A fully hardy evergreen conifer, that grows nicely in any well drained soils, including dry, chalky or sandy conditions. Juniperus communis ?Pyramidalis? is a narrow, columnar tree with linear, pointed, deep green to blue needles.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£69.99

despatch within 3 working days

Juniperus sabina 'Blue Sparkle'

Fully hardy, evergreen conifer with slender green-blue needles and a spreading habit that forms a textural, evergreen mound. Juniperus sabina ?Blue Sparkle? grows in any well drained soils, including dry, chalky or sandy conditions.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£19.99

despatch within 3 working days

Beetroot 'Red Ace' F1 Hybrid (Globe)

A main crop variety with round to oval, high quality roots with a dark red colour. The hybrid vigour of Beetroot Red Ace makes it a very strong grower which will do well in most sites and soils; good in dry seasons. Excellent for exhibition. Andrew Tokely…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Vegetable Plot

  • Longevity: Annual

Just£2.99

despatch within 24 hours

Spinach 'Medania'

A very popular, easy to grow and reliable variety, Spinach Medania produces an abundance of dark green leaves. Long standing if grown in good, moist soil which is kept watered during dry weather. Spinach Medania is ideal for successional sowing to give a…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Containers

  • Longevity: Annual

Just£0.99

despatch within 24 hours

Armeria pseudarmeria 'Ballerina Mixed'

A familiar sight along British coastlines, the sea pink is a tough, evergreen perennial producing neat clumps of grass-like leaves. Armeria 'Ballerina Mixed' flowers May to August and is well adapted to hot dry conditions, Thrift is perfect for sunny borders,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Mixed
  • Longevity: Perennial

2 Options From£7.99

despatch by end of august 2018

Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'

Don't be fooled by this Spotted Laurel's delicate flowers and exotic foliage, for the hardy shrub is well-suited to the changeable British climate. Whether it's planted in a shady, dry or costal garden, Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia' will sport glossy, evergreen,…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Red
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£12.99

despatch by end of august 2018

Iris sibirica 'Snow Queen'

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Longevity: Perennial

Just£14.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

A hardy, deciduous shrub in well drained soil in sun or part shade . Avoid exposed sites with cold, drying winds. Discovered in the Netherlands in the mid 1990?s and named after a historical statue nearby. Growth is very slow and is one of the best Ginkgo…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow

2 Options From£16.99

despatch within 3 working days

Achillea 'Rainbow Ending Blue'

A hardy herbaceous perennial ideal for cutting and as a dried flower. Grey ? green, aromatic fern like leaves and stems of pink flowers throughout the summer. Quite a stately plant but best planted in a group in moist but well drained soil in full sun.…  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Perennial

2 Options From£19.99

despatch within 3 working days

Goji Berry 'Big Lifeberry'

Did you know - Goji Berry 'Big Lifeberry' is among the world's most nutritious 'super-fruits'? Its berries are filled with vitamin C and antioxidants and taste great whether dried or fresh. This lovely shrub thrives in almost every kind of garden and almost every…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Beds
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£16.99

despatch within 3 working days

Vinca minor 'Bowles's Variety'

The spreading stems of this vigorous, mat-forming perennial are covered with glossy, dark green foliage that forms dense ground cover with time.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of september 2018

Vinca major 'Maculata'

A particularly pretty periwinkle with dark green foliage that is marbled lime green at the centre of each leaf. The glossy, evergreen foliage contrasts well with the bright blue flowers which appear over a long period.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£12.99

despatch by end of march 2019

Mahonia bealei

Mahonia bealei is a hardy, upright, evergreen shrub with blue-green leaves divided into broad leaflets. Pale yellow, fragrant flowers are produced in short, upright 10cm (4) racemes from November to March, followed by ovoid blue-purple berries.  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£69.99

despatch within 3 working days

Mahonia japonica 'Hivernant'

Mahonia japonica 'Hivernant' is an evergreen, specimen shrub for the larger garden, or a mixed shrub border. This hardy shrub is cloaked in dark green, glossy, sharply toothed leaves which are paler underneath. Scented, lemon yellow flowers form arching racemes from…  More Info

  • Sun shade: sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

2 Options From£69.99

despatch within 3 working days

Pinus strobus 'Minima'

Pinus strobus 'Minima' forms a slow growing, compact, almost spherical, evergreen hummock. The blue-green needles have a silvery sheen, borne in bundles of five making them soft to the touch. A spectacular, 'must have' addition to the rock garden, containers or borders.  More Info

  • Sun shade: full sun
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Tree

2 Options From£24.99

despatch within 3 working days

Spiraea japonica 'Firelight'

Spiraea japonica 'Firelight' is a very colourful addition to the garden, boasting dull red to bronze foliage that changes to green in summer and then reddish purple in the autumn. In summer the display also includes clusters of small, rosy-pink flowers. A good choice…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

4 Options From£14.99

despatch within 3 working days

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Presto'

Presto' is so long-flowering and colourful that you can mix it up with summer bedding annuals to achieve a truly amazing display. Goodlooking, compact plants are smothered in golden-yellow, semi-double flowers all summer  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Perennial

3 Options From£5.99

despatch by end of august 2018

Hypericum 'Gemo'

St. John's Wort is perhaps best known for its medicinal properties; in tablet form, it allieviates depression and increases resilience. It should come as no surprise, therefore, that Hypericum 'Gemo' is an exceptionally durable variety that can tolerate both shade and…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

4 Options From£14.99

despatch within 3 working days

Iris sibirica

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Blue
  • Longevity: Perennial

5 Options From£14.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink Beauty'

A versatile shrub that will be at home in sunny borders, rockeries, wildlife gardens or as a compact low hedge, 'Pink Beauty' Shrubby Cinquefoil earns it's keep admirably. If you plant a group of them together they will form tough, resilient ground cover that will…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Pink
  • Longevity: Shrub

6 Options From£9.99

despatch within 3 working days

Campsis x tagliabuana 'Indian Summer'

The lush foliage and effervescent orange blooms of 'Indian Summer' might look exotic, but campsis plants are easy to grow in a warm sheltered spot of the garden. Vigorous without being invasive, make this gorgeous climber the workhorse of your summer displays - clothe…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Walls & Fences
  • Flower Colour: Orange
  • Longevity: Shrub

3 Options From£15.99

despatch by end of july 2018

Juniperus horizontalis 'Jade River'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Jade River' is a superb choice for those looking for a hassle-free, low growing, prostrate conifer; it tolerates most garden conditions and needs no maintenance once established, leaving you more time to enjoy your garden. The spectacular…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Sun or semi shade
  • Grows in: Borders

  • Longevity: Shrub

6 Options From£12.99

despatch within 3 working days

Taxus baccata

There are few more famous sights in the formal British garden or church yard than the English Yew. It is a dense evergreen tree which produces rich green, leathery leaves. In springtime, the male plants produce yellow cones, whereas late summer sees the female trees…  More Info

  • Sun shade: Full sun
  • Grows in: Borders
  • Flower Colour: Yellow
  • Longevity: Shrub

5 Options From£14.99

despatch within 3 working days