Plant Recommendations

Plants for Shade


Anonymous added on February 15, 2018 | Answered

I have a very shady area near a brick wall that gets no sun at all what can I grow ,not too big but will give some colour


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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on February 16, 2018

Foliage plants typically do better in deep shade than plants grown for their flowers. See the list of foliage plants in this article (some of which have interestingly-colored leaves):
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/shade/finding-a-shade-loving-plant.htm

These articles will also give you some ideas:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/info/what-is-full-shade.htm
http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/landscaping/gardening-in-shade/
http://www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/plants/other/landscaping/hgic1716.html

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