Without shrubs, flaunting either with flawless decorative foliage, now with perfect cropped shapes, or with a scattering of luxurious inflorescences, no garden can be imagined. And the first at the mention of garden bushes always come to mind the most popular species growing on sunny, sun-drenched platforms - roses, actions, junipers. It should be borne in mind that there is a place for shrubs where the lighting is much more modest. They can become a real magic wand when decorating shaded places, create not only a secluded atmosphere, but also effectively fill the space.Shade-tolerant hydrangea is oak-leaved.
Where conditions are unfavorable for the planting of most herbaceous perennials, shade-tolerant shrubs will perform not one but several tasks at once, while not inferior in decorativeness to their more popular rival sun worshipers.
Ideal soloists for shady places
Among garden plants, there are many cultures that can come to terms with poor lighting. At the same time, a thinner or more saturated shadow, dryness or, conversely, excessive humidity of the place affects the selection, but still allows you to find your ideal soloist or partner for almost any task.
At the same time, lovingness does not mean at all that you will not be able to admire the spectacular beautifully flowering shrubs. Indeed, many of the most beloved and colorful stars belong to plants, which do not lose the ability to bloom profusely even in shading.Barberry (Berberis).
All plants that can be attributed to shade-loving shrubs are found in nature in forest areas and are used to being content with literally minimal lighting.
Let's get acquainted with the 8 main stars among fans of secluded places closer.
For a list of the best shade-tolerant shrubs, see the next page.