The Q&A Archives: I need advice what to plant in my front walkway

Question: What plants are full shade, drought resistent?
I am looking for plants that will grow in full shade (under the roof, almost dark area) and won't need regular watering. I need small to midium size plants.
Thank you.

Answer: All plants will need some water to become established, and if you plant natives, they will be about as drought tolerant as possible. Here's a link to the California Native Plant Society and a list of their recommendations for the San Diego area:

Best wishes with your new garden!

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