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vaccinum ovatum. dry shade tolerant huckleberry | edible shrub
edible shade plants from ehow.com. These would be great for the stumpery garden I'm going to build.
edible shade garden
Hypericum (St John's Wort) Great shade plant. - Very tough plant, good for dry clay. Grows into a small shrub
Big trees are welcome on a hot day, but growing anything under them can be a real challenge — stop struggling! Click ahead for three plants that can cope with these tough conditions
consort black currants #edible #shade
Blakea sp.?, Melastomataceae
Shade garden ... would love to have one of these but our yard gets no shade
Backyard shade garden...we have lots of shade on one side of the yard...don't want to replant anything from year to year CB
Concrete balls nestled in shade garden... in the PNW and other wet areas, these will soon turn into moss balls!
Tiarella Cordifolia Height: 12-18 Inches Spread: 12-18 Inches Spacing: 12 Inches Bloom Color: White Zones: 4-8 Sun: Part shade to full shade Water: Medium
Spinach -- perfect edible shade crop
Azaleas are a great addition to a hummingbird garden. Not only can they sip on the nectar of these shrubs but they can also build their small nests in them