Poor Soil

The roses listed here are suitable for growing in poor soil. They are all particularly strong, robust varieties. The Old Roses are great survivors, and are, unsurprisingly, extremely tough and hardy, part... Read more

The roses listed here are suitable for growing in poor soil. They are all particularly strong, robust varieties. The Old Roses are great survivors, and are, unsurprisingly, extremely tough and hardy, particularly the Gallicas, which will even grow in poor gravelly soil if required. The Rugosas are another group of roses that will grow in soil that other roses might be unable to thrive in. Some of David Austin’s English Roses and few of the Floribundas are also suitable for growing in poor soils. Read less

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Eustacia Vye
Emily Brontë
New This Year
The Country Parson
New This Year
Silas Marner
Olivia Rose Austin
The Lark Ascending
Claire Austin
Mortimer Sackler
Kew Gardens
Malvern Hills
Princess Anne
Roald Dahl
Susan Williams-Ellis
Tottering-by-Gently
Scarborough Fair
Dame Judi Dench
The Mayflower
Hansa