Any suggested plants? Although I live in San Diego, with optimum growing weather, my patio faces north and only gets a few hours of direct sunlight about 5 months a year. Also, because of the drought, interested in varieties that don't require frequent watering. Thanks for any suggestions!
Screening Plants for Containers With Low-Moderate Sunlight
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I would suggest contacting your County Extension Office for a list of plants for your growing zone.
These articles have more information and I have have listed a link to help you locate the nearest Extension Office.