Best Shade Plants by Stefan T. Buczacki
Gardeners-have it made in the shade! Success depends upon understanding how the shade is produced, selecting plants wisely, feeding and water them properly, and knowing which pests and diseases thrive in the cool and dark. You'll get this information, and a wide selection of representative shade plants, from bulbs and rock plants to climbers and annuals. Each entry features a color photo and description; facts on the plant's shade tolerance, soil needs, hardiness, size; planting, propagation instructions; recommended varieties; and more.