Plants for very sandy soil

What plants in the zone 6 are recommended for sandy soil. Thank you in advance

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  • Mogie Mogie on Mar 13, 2018
    • Bearded Iris (Iris germanica) – Zone 3-9.
    • Black Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia) – Zone 4-9.
    • Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa) – Zone 4-10.
    • Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) – Zone 6-9.
    • Phlox (Phlox) – Zone 4-8.
    • Salvia (Salvia nemorosa) – Zone 4-9.
    (Sedum) – Zone 3-9.
  • Imjhale Imjhale on Mar 13, 2018
    Succulents grow well in sandy soil but you Mau stool need to amend the soil south compost and cow manure. Contact your local county extension setvice. They should be able to help you. They will know your area and can make specific recommendations
  • DesertRose DesertRose on Mar 13, 2018
    Succulents do well in sandy soil, as do cactus. Perhaps palm trees (there are such a large variety maybe you can find one for your area like Palmetto or palm dwarf). Hope this helps
  • 2dogal 2dogal on Mar 14, 2018
    Go to your local plant nursery. They can assist you as they are local and you can see the plants they are talking about.
  • 1401470 1401470 on Mar 14, 2018
    Sandy soil is hard because the water runs right through. Have you mixed other materials in it yet, like compost, animal fertilizer and natural material so it's not just sand?
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