Shrubs For Shade Pots. This heat lover gives an almost tropical feel and even works well in containers as a houseplant. Brandywine viburnum provides glossy green leaves that belie the intense red fall color to come.
This is a plant grown for its unique and interesting leaf colors rather than its blooms. Six really robust shrubs for shade: It has a long flowering season, its large sumptuous flowers are deep crimson, a little paler on the backs and as the petals mature, and the powerful fragrance has a fruity note.
Like Box, It Makes Great Topiary And Can Be Clipped To Form Hedges Or Topiary Shapes.
In a pot it will make a bushy plant up to 80cm (2.5ft) in height in a few seasons. It will grow well in sun or partial shade. Six really robust shrubs for shade:
Keep The Soil Damp But Not Soggy And Feed Regularly With An Organic Liquid Fertilizer During The Growing Season.
Many gardeners report they have better luck growing this shrub inside pots than they do in flower beds. Reasons behind it may be because of the better drainage provided in containers. This shrub grows well in zones 3 through 8 and does best growing in areas of light shade or full sun.
Pots In This Shaded Entry Garden Are Grouped Together For Greater Impact.
Fuchsia is a shade plant that is beautiful in pots combined with other plants. Newer varieties bloom on and off all summer. The pink flowers (june to august) look fantastic against the green foliage, and there is added interest due to the fabulous fall foliage shades that emerge as the season progresses.
This Heat Lover Gives An Almost Tropical Feel And Even Works Well In Containers As A Houseplant.
This plant has beautiful flowers with vibrant colors such as pink, white, or purple which bloom from spring to summer. These shrubs will spread by suckers unless you remove them. Grow in partial shade rather than full shade and be sure to carry out any pruning and clipping over summer, so new growth has time to harden off before winter.
Full Sun Or Part Shade
Viburnum × hilleri 'winton' agm ; Shade tolerant evergreen shrubs with a fast growth rate. The biggest advantage being they can also keep flourishing at a shady spot!