Trees for Deep Shade?

Answer For heavily shaded landscapes, or when looking for understory trees that thrive beneath a canopy of larger, sun-loving trees, selecting the appropriate species is essential. As most trees thrive in... Read More »

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What are the best houseplants for surviving deep shade?

If you are looking for a lot of green then go for peace lilies and cast iron plants. They could grow in a closet.

Perennials for Deep Shade in the Southwest United States?

Though many don't think shaded areas exist in the desert southwest, they do. Deep shaded areas of a yard can provide a challenge for the southwest gardener as most plants native to that area are su... Read More »

The Best Shade Trees for Zones 5 & 6?

Selecting a shade tree isn't a decision to be made lightly, since most shade trees require time to grow and will be a part of the landscape for decades to come. According to the USDA's Plant Hardin... Read More »

Shade Trees for Zone 8?

Shade trees can lend a sense of permanence and intimacy to a yard. Since many take years to grow, the addition of one isn't a decision to be taken lightly. Zone 8 is a temperate zone, with annual l... Read More »