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Five plants for a clay soil border

There are plenty of plants that will thrive in heavy, clay soil - we recommend five star performers.

Clay soil is often seen as problematic, but it can be turned to your advantage with a bit of work and a prudent choice of plants.

Plants that will thrive in clay soil include roses, hydrangeas, viburnums, dogwoods, as well as perennials like Japanese anemones, brunnera and pulmonarias.

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