Top 10 Plants for Clay Soil

Slow-draining clay soil makes life difficult for many plants. Not to worry: these 10 plants for clay soil thrive in it.


Varieties include Athyrium and Osmunda • Zones 2 to 10

This leafy plant is so popular that an entire society is devoted to them. The American Fern Society celebrates the 12,000-plus species available today.

Why we love it: Ferns are so versatile, you can find a plant for just about any growing condition: sun or shade, indoors or out.

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