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Brighten Up That Shady SpotBrighten Up That Shady Spot<div class="ExternalClass603822E3B4EF478AA84AEC402E731291"><p>This container design is a good choice for a shady spot, and it doesn't need shelter from the wind.</p></div>https://growgreenguide.ca/designs/PlansPic/_w/BrightenUpAShadySpotThumb_jpg.jpg, https://growgreenguide.ca/plans/PlansPic/_w/BrightenUpAShadySpotThumb_jpg.jpg112<div class="ExternalClass84A76694AE7A45739A2B38DECDA3434E"><p>To properly maintain your container, and for best results: </p><ul><li>Prepare the container with a good quality soil suitable for containers (e.g. 3-parts potting mix to 1-part well-rotted compost). There should be a minimum soil depth of 30 cm for perennials, 45 cm for shrubs and 60 cm for trees. </li><li>Every spring, apply 2.5 cm of good quality compost to your container (try not to pile it up around woody stems).</li><li>Remove weeds as required, and inspect for pests and disease every week or two in the spring and summer. </li><li>Ensure the container has adequate drainage and that plants receive a minimum of 5 cm of water weekly during the spring and summer. </li><li>Remove and compost 'spent' blooms and leaves in the fall.</li><li>Prune only to remove misplaced or damaged stems as needed during the summer. The plants suggested here should not require pruning to reduce size. </li></ul> </div><div class="ExternalClassA1EC9C7E88DB43BC9705EC1AC53966CE">1. This presentation does not reflect coordinated flowering time<br>2. Container shown is 0.4m wide and 1.2m long<br> </div>https://growgreenguide.ca/designs/PlansPic/BrightenUpThatShadySpot.jpg, https://growgreenguide.ca/plans/PlansPic/BrightenUpThatShadySpot.jpghttps://growgreenguide.ca/designs/PlansPic/BrightenUpThatShadySpotAerial.jpg, https://growgreenguide.ca/plans/PlansPic/BrightenUpThatShadySpotAerial.jpg

 

 

yellow fawn lily 'Pagoda' (Erythronium ‘Pagoda’)yellow fawn lily 'Pagoda' (Erythronium ‘Pagoda’)ep25 cm2.00000000000000GP0|#fc6a9613-3ba4-4875-8dec-bd3fd7dd9289;L0|#0fc6a9613-3ba4-4875-8dec-bd3fd7dd9289|Guinea Hen Flower;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240dfGP0|#5f7db551-b890-4c15-923c-0bbc56160e8b;L0|#05f7db551-b890-4c15-923c-0bbc56160e8b|Yellow Fawn Lily Pagoda;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240df
'Red October' hosta (Hosta 'Red October')'Red October' hosta (Hosta 'Red October')hr45 cm1.00000000000000GP0|#9bd2e344-0979-4598-ba6d-a85c161bc37a;L0|#09bd2e344-0979-4598-ba6d-a85c161bc37a|Fragrant Hosta;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240dfGP0|#95244841-42b7-4ded-b9a1-74f5b9a37d3d;L0|#095244841-42b7-4ded-b9a1-74f5b9a37d3d|Red October Hosta;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240df
deer fern (Blechnum spicant)deer fern (Blechnum spicant)bs45 cm1.00000000000000GP0|#1ef9dbd3-951b-4dc2-a56d-7833ceedb8ee;L0|#01ef9dbd3-951b-4dc2-a56d-7833ceedb8ee|Maidenhair Spleenwort;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240dfGP0|#76ca7182-36c6-4806-bde5-40dc172626a6;L0|#076ca7182-36c6-4806-bde5-40dc172626a6|Deer Fern;GTSet|#a0f9ba82-91ba-47b1-939e-163458a240df

 

 

Brighten Up That Shady SpotBrighten Up That Shady Spot<div class="ExternalClass603822E3B4EF478AA84AEC402E731291"><p>This container design is a good choice for a shady spot, and it doesn't need shelter from the wind.</p></div>https://growgreenguide.ca/designs/PlansPic/_w/BrightenUpAShadySpotThumb_jpg.jpg, https://growgreenguide.ca/plans/PlansPic/_w/BrightenUpAShadySpotThumb_jpg.jpg112<div class="ExternalClass84A76694AE7A45739A2B38DECDA3434E"><p>To properly maintain your container, and for best results: </p><ul><li>Prepare the container with a good quality soil suitable for containers (e.g. 3-parts potting mix to 1-part well-rotted compost). There should be a minimum soil depth of 30 cm for perennials, 45 cm for shrubs and 60 cm for trees. </li><li>Every spring, apply 2.5 cm of good quality compost to your container (try not to pile it up around woody stems).</li><li>Remove weeds as required, and inspect for pests and disease every week or two in the spring and summer. </li><li>Ensure the container has adequate drainage and that plants receive a minimum of 5 cm of water weekly during the spring and summer. </li><li>Remove and compost 'spent' blooms and leaves in the fall.</li><li>Prune only to remove misplaced or damaged stems as needed during the summer. The plants suggested here should not require pruning to reduce size. </li></ul> </div>

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