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Zone 38017 | toni nordin added on February 20, 2020 | Answered

need suggestions for foundation plants – part to full shade; your previous answer was very helpful regarding pruning thank you

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Answered on February 20, 2020

Here are some articles that will suggest plants and shrubs that will do well in your area, and will tolerate a broad range of conditions:



Keep in mind that most flowering plants will be just fine as a foundation plant. Some larger shrubs can cause issue, but many do not. Just avoid anything invasive, and avoid planting trees near your foundation.

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