Sun/Partial Sun/Shade - Knowledgebase Question

Claycomo, Mi
Question by lcalligan
June 30, 2010
When purchasing a plant that says plant in full sun/partial sun/shade, how do I determine what full sun/partial sun/shade is? Is it based on number of hours of direct sun or something else?

Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010


This typically means that the plant purchased can be planted in Either of the 3 categories: 1. Full Sun, 2. Partial Sun OR 3. Shade. as it is a versatile with its growing conditions / exposure with and without sunlight. Hope this helps and good luck!

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