Plant Recommendations

Climbing Shade Perennials


Anonymous added on April 25, 2011 | Answered

I'm in Zone 7 and I'm looking for some shade flowering perennials to plant along a 6-foot-high wooden fence, facing west with shade all day until 5 p. m. Can you recommend some tall or climbing flowering perennials that bloom all summer?


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Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 26, 2011

You might like a trumpet vine for that area:
http://www.fcps.edu/islandcreekes/ecology/trumpet_creeper.htm

Most places have it listed as partial shade, but I have seen it grow fine in full shade. It will not grow as fast, but this is not a bad thing with trumpet vines.

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