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More than 350 trees, shrubs, and flowers that thrive under difficult conditions, illustrated with color photographs and detailed drawings.
To grow a successful garden in shade, you need to select the right plants and then grow them according to their special needs. In this book, experts give you all of the information you need to turn a common problem into a gardening pleasure. Here you'll find chapters on:
The different kinds of shade - and what plants will grow there
Shade techniques for ferns, lawns, ground covers
City shade and southern shade
Flowers that bloom in shade
The best annuals, perennials, bulbs, and shrubs for shady spots
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