Wet and dry soils: plants for

Gardens, or parts of gardens, that bake dry in summer and become waterlogged in winter pose specific challenges to gardeners when choosing plants. Few plants tolerate both extremes. Our recent work may help you make informed choices to grow in your garden.

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Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Silver Shadow'

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