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    • Mona Arbuckle

      Even in hot, dry climates, a shady spot can support ferns, hostas, and English ivy (Hedera helix* cvs., Zones 5–11). Fine Gardening

    • Michele Custer

      shade garden, I love the blue pot to draw the eye.

    • Mimi Bliss

      Hostas and English Ivy Shade Garden

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