Gardening in the Shade

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Tuesday November 5

7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

Tuesdays: Nov. 5, 12 and 19 | 7 – 9 p.m.

$66 members | $76 nonmembers

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To have an appreciation of the shade garden and be able to select and situate appropriate plants for the shady site

Level: Beginner to intermediate

Prerequisite: None

Gardening in the shade is not difficult — it is just different! Shade gardens provide a peaceful retreat where you can highlight the simplicity and elegance of plants. Expand your plant palate and learn to combine a variety of forms, foliage textures and variegation to make your garden come alive. Discuss different types of shade, annuals, perennials and shrubs that thrive in shady conditions. Explore tried and true varieties as well as some of the newest cultivars that have recently been introduced to the trade. Sustainable Horticulture and Landscape and Garden Design elective