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Water container in the shade, plant options

Zone Sutton Coldfield | Flat head wifi added on March 28, 2016 | Answered

I'd like to grow a water container garden. I have an appropriate container but my ONLY option is for it to be in the shade for the next couple of years. Any plant options? We're talking sheltered but full shade :(

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 30, 2016

Though there are several plants will grow in a shady location, keep in my the all plants to need some amount of sunshine.

Hardy lilies, Arrow Arum, Arrowhead, Bamboo Dwarf, Bog lily, Cardinal flower, Lizard's Tail, Parrot's Feather, Pennywort, Pickerel Rush, Primrose Creeper, Water Clover, Watercress.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/water-plants/

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