flower bed - Knowledgebase Question

howey in the hills, Fl
Question by marksonnenta
March 9, 2010
what question do ask to determine how much sun the bed get?

Answer from NGA
March 9, 2010


There are degrees of sun and shade in a garden and defining them can be a little tricky. But for the most part, a sunny bed is one that receives at least 8 hours of direct sunshine each day. A partly sunny bed will get about 4 hours of sun - either morning sun and afternoon shade, or morning shade and afternoon sun. Morning sun is not as intense as afternoon sun so delicate or tender plants will do best in morning sun and afternoon shade. Hope this clarifies things for you.

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