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Acid Loving Plants

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From: Robert McIver
City:
Johnstown, PA
Are coreopsis and/or Black eyed Susans acid loving plants?

 
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From: Candice Hart
Extension Educator, Horticulture
DeWitt/Macon/Piatt Unit
mille116@illinois.edu
Hi Robert,

Most of the Coreopsis and Rudbeckia species are actually pretty adaptable when it come to soil pH. They wouldn't be labeled as acid-loving perennials, but they would tolerate a slightly more acidic soil.

 
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