Shade Gardening Blog

Shade Garden Plants for Gardens with Shade

Shade garden plants, flowers, and shrubs for growing in shady types of gardens. Get ideas for gardening with shade plants

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Heuchera Plant - Growing, Planting, Seeds, Care

Heuchera plants, Coral Bells, have low growing colorful evergreen foliage and spikes of flowers to 2ft. tall

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Lenten Rose Plant Guide and Pictures

Lenten Rose plant, also known as Christmas Rose, is a Hellebore. Lenten Rose flowers around the Lenten season, there are about fifteen varieties of Hellebore

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Types of Shade in the Garden Landscape

Definitions of types of shade for plants; full shade, part shade, dense shade, dappled shade, partial shade, light shade, and full sun

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Organic Gardening - Beginner to Experienced

Organic gardening without using chemicals and insecticides has health and environmental benefits. Learn organic ways to garden

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Blue Lobelia Plant - Herbaceous Perennial

Great Blue Lobelia has deep blue flowers. Growing Lobelia, planting and care, propagation, Lobelia seeds, shade, and soil.

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Beneficial Insects are Good for Gardens

Find out what plants beneficial insects like, how to attract insects that benefit gardens, and fight garden pests and unwanted insects naturally

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Winterizing Perennials

A step by step guide to winterizing perennials, preparing perennials for winter, and protecting perennials in winter from frost and snow

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How to Make Mulch - Make Your Own Mulch - Best Mulches

Learn how to make mulch with organic materials from your garden and home for the best mulch. Wood landscape mulch, wood chip mulch, and leaves mulch

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Deadheading Perennials - Prolong Flowering by Dead Heading

Deadheading perennials produces more flowers and longer flowering period. Dead heading gardening maintenance methods and tips for different flowers

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