The Casual Gardener: Even in Ireland we need to take shade into account

Everybody loves the sunshine but not every plant does. John Manley recommends something for that shady spot

Shade brings atmosphere to a garden but it's important to choose suitable plants
ON ONE level I can perhaps understand people’s reluctance to create shade in their garden. Due to the prevalence of cloud cover over Ireland, it can be argued that we are in semi-shade most of t[...]

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