where to place shrubs - Knowledgebase Question

gainesville, tx
Question by mmhoenig
April 4, 2006
i am wanting to buy a butterfly and miss kim lilac shrub and need to know which one if either would tolerate afernoon sun i am in zone 7 although i consider our summer a zone 8

Answer from NGA
April 4, 2006



The butterfly bush should be better in your area than the Korean lilac. Both are rated for full sun in your zone but with the lilac it may be better to have some afternoon shade.

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