Shade Gardening Blog

Bulbs for Shade Garden Areas

Bulbs for shade elevate shaded garden areas with color. Shade bulbs to plant, planting bulbs, how and when to plant shade loving bulbs

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Ferns - Planting, Growing, Garden Fern Care

Different types of fern species for shade gardens. How to plant ferns in the landscape, shaded garden, woodland, and containers, care, fertiliser, watering

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Foxglove Plant and Foxglove Flowers Guide - Digitalis

Digitalis, Foxglove plant is both perennial and bi-annual. How to plant and care for Foxgloves in your shade garden

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Dutchmans Breeches Flowers Named After Middle Ages Trousers

Dicentra cucullaria, Dutchman's Breeches shade plant. Early white flowers March through May, before other spring flowers grow

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Coleus Plant for Outdoor and Indoor Plants

Coleus plant for colour in shade gardens, varieties of Coleus shade plants, how to grow Coleus, care, soil, and propagation methods

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Jacob's Ladder Perennial - Polemonium Plants

Jacobs Ladder perennial plant, white or blue flowers, shade tolerant. Jacobs Ladder planting, care, soil, propagation, and varieties

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Gardening Books for Gardens and Landscapes

Books for shade and general gardening and landscaping, books and e-books on container gardening, water gardens, beginners, experienced, and children gardening

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Aleutian maidenhair Fern Adiantum aleuticum - Shade Gardening Ferns

Evergreen or deciduous perennial Aleutian maidenhair fern with fan shaped segments and black shiny stalks to 50cm height. A. aleuticum origin North America

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Prolific Copper Shield Fern Dryopteris erythrosora var. prolifica

Evergreen bushy ferns with up to 60cm light green fronds. D. erythrosora var. prolifica for shade gardens, yards, and courtyards

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Coneflower Plants - Echinacea - Coneflowers Growing and Care Guide

Coneflower is a medicinal herb plant that flowers midsummer to fall. Height 2-4ft. Coneflowers are excellent cut flowers, especially purple coneflower

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