What veg to grow in Shade of a Shed
I have acquired a bit of allotment that will be in full shade for about 80% of the day.
Any suggestions for what veg will be OK.
Everyone is just trying to be Happy.
Chard, spinach and lettuce will grow fairly well in shade.
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edited 18 October
Yes, greens would be the way to go. Or compost bins.
Hazel tolerates dry shade.
Central Norfolk UK
Swiss chard var. Fordhook Giant grows really well in light shade. Gooseberries are happy there too.
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Winnie the Pooh
Scariff, County Clare, Ireland
So are raspberries.
"The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life." Rabindranath Tagore