The Q&A Archives: Front of House, Full Shade

Question: Hi, all of our beds in front of our house are in full shade. We are looking to replant and would like to put something there that has some height (3 - 5 feet)and some color (something with

Answer: Here are a few suggestions for shrubs: Mountain Laurel (Kalmia latifolia), Dwarf
Mountain Pieris (Pieris floribuda), Smooth Hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens). You can fill in around the shrubs with Convallaria majalis (Lily of the valley), Cornus canadensis (Bunchberry), Dicentra (Bleeding heart) and Trillium grandiflorum (Wake robin). Enjoy your new garden!

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