Clay Soil Plants

Collection by Chloe Thompson

Chloe Thompson
Blue False Indigo (Baptisia australis) is a show stopper in May with it's profusion of violet blue flower spikes. Obedient Plant, Baptisia Australis, English Garden Design, Plant Delivery, Weed Seeds, Fall Plants, Garden Plants, Flowers

Blue False Indigo

Blue False Indigo is a large bush-like perennial, with dense clusters of deep blue flowers on long upright spikes. In its first few years this long-lived plant develops mostly below ground. After the first two seasons the blooms are increasingly showy as the …

Butterfly weed & coneflower for Clay (Asclepias tuberosa) full sun: Native Plants Prairie Planting, Prairie Garden, Butterfly Weed, Butterflies, Indian Paintbrush, Clay Soil, Tall Plants, Flowers Perennials, Flower Seeds

Butterflyweed for Clay

A Prairie Nursery exclusive, this natural variation of Butterflyweed originated on a clay prairie. Butterflyweed for Clay can be grown in clay soils where the common strain of Asclepias tuberosa struggles. Recommended for planting only on upland sites …

Lobelia siphilitica - Great Blue Lobelia, flowers in late summer and early fall, can form colonies of flowered spikes in medium to wet soils, especially with a little shade. Also attracts hummingbirds. Excellent for damp clay soil. Purple Poppies, Blue Flowers, Wild Flowers, Obedient Plant, Trout Lily, Virginia Bluebells, Wild Geranium, Wild Iris, How To Attract Hummingbirds

Great Blue Lobelia

Great Blue Lobelia forms a flower spike covered in deep blue flowers from late summer to early fall. It can form colonies when happily sited in medium to wet soils in light shade, but is not overly aggressive …

Bottle Gentian (Gentiana andrewsii)in between peonies at side of house Woodland Flowers, Woodland Garden, Obedient Plant, Virginia Bluebells, Wild Geranium, Blue And Purple Flowers, Bouquet, Heuchera, Black Eyed Susan

Bottle Gentian

Bottle Gentian has bottle-like deep blue flowers that never actually open. The unusual blooms are pollinated exclusively by bumblebees, which have the size and strength needed to pry open the flowers and gain entry. Bottle Gentians are slow-growing but long-lived …

85 Beautiful Cottage Garden Ideas to Create Perfect Spot - HomeSpecially Fox Sedge (Carex vulpinoidea). This lovely wetland sedge grows to form clumps tw. This lovely wetland sedge grows to form clumps Garden Shed Diy, Backyard Sheds, Garden Planters, Backyard Landscaping, Fence Garden, Garden Beds, Shade Perennials, Shade Plants, Cactus Plants

Fox Sedge

Fox Sedge is a remarkably adaptable wetland sedge that forms beautiful fine-leaved mounds, two feet in diameter. A spray of bright bronze seed heads creates an excellent midsummer display. Carex vulpinoidea grows in a wide variety of medium-moist to …

Prairie Trillium (Trillium recurvatum) Highbush Cranberry, Sweet Fern, Obedient Plant, Virginia Bluebells, Red Flowers, Alpine Flowers, Weed Seeds, Clay Soil, Courtyards

Prairie Trillium

Perfect for moist clay soil, Prairie Trillium does best in light shade in a slightly damp setting. One of the earliest blooming trilliums, it features unique wine-red flowers atop beautiful large mottled leaves, and blooms at approximately the same …

Ohio Spiderwort (Tradescantia ohiensis) will flower in late Spring and enjoys moist soils. Sun Plants, Fall Plants, Blooming Plants, Garden Plants, Sweet Fern, Obedient Plant, Virginia Bluebells, Plant Delivery, Growing Greens

Ohio Spiderwort

The bright blue flowers of Ohio Spiderwort bloom for an extended period from late spring into midsummer. The blue-green grass-like foliage and upright form are attractive in any garden or meadow. Spiderworts bloom profusely in the morning and early …