Perennials that tolerate shade and the winter salt from spreaders - Knowledgebase Question

New City, Ne
Question by dansin
April 29, 2010
What are the best perennials to be planted near a mailbox near the street that will tolerate shade and salt from the salt spreaders in the winter?

Answer from NGA
April 29, 2010


Not many shade loving perennials will tolerate salt but you might try daylilies, Crinum Lily, Canna and Hosta. Hope they work well for you!

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