A selection of plants suitable for extreme conditions including dry soil or periods of drought. All plants in this collection are sun loving and thrive in barren areas, particularly once established.
Although all plants need a proportion of water to be able to photosynthesise there are some that conserve the water more efficiently than others enabling them to be more tolerant to periods of drought. This collection consists of a selection of our most efficient plants for a dry environment
Supplied as either 6 x 1.3L pots or 9 x 9cmpots depending on the time of year and availability. Although not exclusive the collection may comprise of our choice of the following:
Please note that once in the ground these plants will still require a proportion of water to get their root systems growing in the new environment. Once established they will find their own source of water and conserve it.
Plant Details: THE PLANTSMANS CHOICE Drought Tolerant Plants
THE PLANTSMANS CHOICE
Drought Tolerant Plants
May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Winter grow conditions:
Woottens rating 10/10
1.3 litre, 9cm
Plant Collection: YES
We aim to dispatch majority of orders within 5-7 working days
If your order is placed before 7am on a Friday it is likely to be sent within 5 working days
Orders placed from 7am on a Friday are likely to be sent within 7 working days
However there may be delays on certain plants due to regular changes in availability busy periods throughout the year. We advise you contact the nursery regarding availability should you have any concerns. Or Click Here to find out more about our mail order plants.
We only send plants of optimum quality therefore your delivery may be split and plants sent to follow later. Whilst we try and keep our website up to date inevitably during busy period’s plants may sell out.
Sometimes it is necessary to ‘cut back’ your plants for the good of the plants and to insure safe packing and arrival of your order. We only do this to herbaceous perennials that will rejuvenate stronger from the base.
Potted plants ordered for collection from the nursery can be ready 4 working days after the order has been placed.
Bareroot plants ordered for collection from the nursery can be ready 10 working days after the order has been placed
Collections can be picked up any day by appointment except Sunday.
Please specify which date you will be collecting on in the 'order notes' box at the checkout.