Plants for Acid Soil
Plants for acid soil need a soil pH (external link to ph) of at lease 5.5 to 6.5 pH. This is a soil that is lime free, or known as Ericaceous.
They come in a variety of shapes sizes and colours.They can be large like the Camellia with beautiful flowers in late Spring or ground cover plants like Heathers which have beautiful flowers in either Winter/Spring or Summer/Autumn. All of which have year round evergreen foliage.
- Heathers – Erica and Calluna
We stock a variety of plants for acid soil here in Kilcannon Garden Centre. Also you should check out our range of plants for shade we have available.
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Rhododendron The Rhododendron is an evergreen shrub that can have different colour flowers depending on the plant you buy. Dark ...Read More
Heather Heathers are an evergreen plant that can be bought in different colours. The heather is an acid plant which ...Read More
Valley Valentine The valley valentine is an evergreen shrub with maroon-red flowers in the spring. The valley valentine prefers acidic ...Read More
Pieris Ralto This is an excellent evergreen shrub.The Pieris Ralto has a dark reddish flower with dark green leaves. The ...Read More
Pieris Purity Evergreen plant with a white flower in Spring. This plant prefers acid soil to grow to its full ...Read More
Camellia The camellia plant is an evergreen plant which produces a beautiful white flower in Spring. This plant is ...Read More
Katsura This is an excellent evergreen shrub with light pink flowers in spring and dark green leaves year round. The ...Read More
Magnolia This plant is a beautiful spreading plant with fragrant flowers that are a purple-pink in colour. This plant has ...Read More
Skimmia This is an evergreen plant with dark green leaves and berries. It is a beautiful flower with nice smelling ...Read More