Shady spots in the garden can be the most difficult places to grow plants, however, there are plenty of great shade loving plants to choose from. We've rounded up some of our favourites.
Raised and Enclosed Garden Bed
Over 20 of the BEST Garden Ideas & DIY Yard Projects - everything from yard art, planters, garden stones, green houses, & more!
How to Turn Hydrangeas Pink or Blue | In My Own Style
Want to turn hydrangeas pink or blue but don't know how to do it? Look no further...I found the easiest way to do either or to even make them purple |In My Own Style
Growing plants for ground cover
Ground cover plants are excellent for a range of situations in the garden, from covering steep banks to brightening up bare patches of soil beneath trees and shrubs. Here we suggest our top tips and plants for creating ground cover in your garden.
Start A Fire
With careful planning and design, you could have your shrubs flowering in your garden all year long. These colorful flowering shrubs can be the focal points in your landscape and the foundation plants of your garden bringing all the wonders of nature in just one place.
Australia's most notable garden designer on how to have a garden for beginners
Plus plenty of other pearls of wisdom for black or green-thumbed gardeners from one of Australia's best known landscape designers.
Grow a Lush Shade Garden With Hostas
These leafy perennials are showy, shade tolerant, and a cinch to grow—and new varieties offer a wider-than-ever range of leaf color, size, and texture. Read on to learn how to pick and plant them to create a sensational landscape
Perennials For Shade That Bloom All Summer • The Garden Glove
Here are our top picks for shade plants and choosing perennials for shade that bloom all summer long!
Garden Photo of the Day
Welcome! Scroll down to view photos from the files of Martha Tate, co-executive producer of HGTV's A Gardener's Diary and longtime Home & Garden columnist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The photos are accompanied by Martha's timeless take on garden writing. Use Martha's photos as wallpaper - see instructions on the sidebar.