Carol Klein's failsafe plants

Carol Klein’s fail-safe plants

Carol Klein recommends five plants for guaranteed beautiful blooms...

Torrential rain, freezing cold, record-breaking heat and little or no rainfall – all can put stress on plants and at worst kill them.

New plants will always be the most vulnerable to stress from extreme weather. If you don’t have lots of time to garden, you need to grow plants that can fend for themselves. Fortunately, herbaceous perennials are generally quite a forgiving group and good for this task.

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