Shade Gardening

Is your backyard "throwing shade" on your garden? We're sharing suggestions on the best low light plants, shade annuals and creative shade garden ideas to help make your yard an oasis.

Shade Tolerant Plants

Colorful Shade Tolerant Plants

A shade garden isn’t doomed to dreary, colorless choices. Today’s shade tolerant plants are more colorful than ever.

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade: Oakleaf Hydrangea

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade

Don’t let your shady yard stop you from having a lively landscape—jazz up your space with our list of the top 10 shrubs for shade!

From Our Community

Russian Sage

Can someone here tell me what experience (s) you have had with Russian Sage ? For some reason, I have never noticed this plant before this summer . …
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Hydrangea bushes grew ok this year but no flowers

Last year they were falling over with so many blooms! I think the winter was too harsh.  What needs done besides acid fertilizer?
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