Shade tolerant vegetables / Guides

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

Grow food at home: 8 great tips for growing food in small spaces

...vegetables if you have little to no space with full sun exposure, but many vegetables will tolerate partial shade, and a few could even be considered 'shade vegetables' as they won't tolerate full sun exposure. Maybe you live in an apartment with not much more than a balcony, but you love fresh veggies and would stil...

“The perfect lawn” comes with a very heavy environmental cost!

Which are the best bee-friendly & Eco-friendly alternatives to grass lawns in backyards?

...shade of green, from golden shades of pale green to beautiful deep emerald hues. Moss can clump or crawl - ideal for shaded lawn areas Clover is an easy-to-care-for lawn alternative Often planted as a green cover crop to fix nitrogen in the soil in backyards Clover can also act as an ideal eco-friendly land...

Shaded vegetable garden success
Food production

Growing vegetables in the shade

...shade. For Seeds, Plants, Tools & Gardening products Online with delivery to the door, try here . Vegetables that will tolerate partial shade: Peas and beans: I have successfully grown both of these in as little as 5 hours of sun per day. Consider growing bush variety beans in partial shade conditions as th...