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Shade: Beyond the Hosta

June 24th, 2019

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Shade gardening: just the thought of it makes some gardeners cringe, with images of hostas racing through their mind. In this episode of Down the Garden Path, Matthew and I shed some light on the issue of shade gardening, offering shade gardening tips and looking at a variety of interesting shade plants to brighten the …Read more

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Simple Ways To Add Colour To Your Garden With Foliage

August 2nd, 2014

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Here are some easy perennials that are big on foliage colour for sun and shade!   For shady spots: ┬áCimicifuga – lovely dark foliage for shade. For sunny spots: