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Chalk Soil Plants - Top 20

These plants will thrive in the free draining conditions created by chalky soils.

A photo of African Lily

African Lily

Agapanthus spp.

A photo of Argentinian Vervain

Argentinian Vervain

Verbena bonariensis

A photo of Bear's Breeches

Bear's Breeches

Acanthus mollis

A photo of Black Mulberry

Black Mulberry

Morus nigra

A photo of Bellflower


Campanula spp.

A photo of California Lilac

California Lilac

Ceanothus spp.

A photo of Chinese Privet

Chinese Privet

Ligustrum lucidum

A photo of Choisya


Choisya spp.

A photo of Rock Rose

Rock Rose

Cistus spp.

A photo of Carnation


Dianthus spp.

A photo of Epilobium angustifolium 'Album'

Epilobium angustifolium 'Album'

Epilobium angustifolium 'Album'

A photo of Hornbeam


Carpinus betulus

A photo of Lavender


Lavandula spp.

A photo of Spotted Laurel

Spotted Laurel

Aucuba japonica

A photo of Orange Cone Flower

Orange Cone Flower

Rudbeckia fulgida

A photo of Peony


Paeonia spp.

A photo of Potato Tree 'Glasnevin'

Potato Tree 'Glasnevin'

Solanum crispum 'Glasnevin'

A photo of Purple Clematis

Purple Clematis

Clematis viticella

A photo of Asiatic Jasmine

Asiatic Jasmine

Trachelospermum asiaticum

A photo of Winter Jasmine

Winter Jasmine

Jasminum nudiflorum