WHAT FLOWERS TO PLANT IN THE SHADE - Knowledgebase Question

Yonkers, Ne
Question by tatagang
April 30, 2010
My backyard only get the afternoon sun (Light Shade) Though things will grow, they grow slowly and will not produce fruit or flowers or flower. WHAT KIND OF FLOWING PLANTS ARE BEST FOR THIS AREA


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Answer from NGA
April 30, 2010

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Here are some fairly tolerant plants to try in your part sun/part shade garden: shorter varieties of daylily (hemerocallis), perennial geranium, purple coneflower, heuchera (coral bells), variegated liriope, bleeding heart, various types of sedum and the annual, fibrous rooted bedding begonias.

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