Thompsons 3 Year Plant Guarantee

Garden Centre Assocciation

Plants For Dry Conditions

The plants below are our recommended plants for dry conditions in your garden. All the plants in this list are covered by our 3 year hardy plant guarantee

For more suggestions and advice come to your local branch of Thompsons, where our knowledgeable staff are always on hand to answer your questions. Alternatively you can email us at



A profusion of fragrant pink-white flowers mid summer to autumn. Copper coloured young shoots. Compact arching semi-evergreen shrubs.

Height: 1.2m
Spread: 1.2



Masses of pink or white flowers, Evergreen, small-medium sized shrubs. Loves sun and is tolerant of dry conditions.

Flowers early to mid summer.

Height: 1m
Spread: 1m


Hypericum Hidcote

Brilliant yellow flowers in abundance. Semi evergreen, compact habit. A long flowering period between July and October. Attractive foliage.

Height: 1.2m
Spread: 1.2m



A tumbling mass of bright flowers. Arching sprays of colour. Attractive arching foliage. Easy to grow in any soil.

Height: 1.5m
Spread: 1.5m


Spiraea Gold Flame

Deciduous shrub that adds a touch of colour to the border. New growth is bronze red, turning bright yellow, then mid-green. Easy to grow, enjoys a sunny spot in most soil.

Height: 75cm
Spread: 75cm