I need advice what to plant in my front walkway - Knowledgebase Question

Bonsall, CA (Zone 9A)
Question by eanweb
January 14, 2008
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 from NGA
January 14, 2008


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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