Top 10 Plants for Sandy Soil

Since water runs right through sandy soil, the growing conditions are rather dry, even if the area gets a lot of rain. These 10 plants for sandy soil don’t seem to mind.

Rugosa Rose

Rosa rugosa • Zones 2 to 9

Love roses but hate the hassle? This fast-growing variety flourishes anywhere without much fuss. Rugosa roses easily handle poor soil conditions, from sandy to salty. They have cupped, fragrant flowers, which appear as singles, doubles or in small clusters.

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