Appropriate Shrub - Knowledgebase Question

Ridgefield, WA (Zone 6B)
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Question by ejan4
June 14, 2007
What is a good shrub for an area that is in the shade in the morning then in the sun in the afternoon? It's a planting space between condos that is surrounded by concrete on 3 sides up against a gray brick wall.

Answer from NGA
June 14, 2007
The site is probably very hot during the summer afternoons, with reflected and radiated heat. This is tough on most plants, but I think you'll have good success with Manzanita, Coyote Bush, Ceanothus, or Western Redbud.

Hope one of these works for you!

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