Woodland Gardens: Shade Gets Chic

Shade has often been the bane of gardeners, but it sure doesn't have to be! Learn how to select and grow the best plants for lush, lovely gardens in every region and all kinds of shade—from cool woodland retreats to shaded urban lots. Covers scores of wonderful woodland plants for every region.
Purchase



  • Shade Gets Chic, by C. Colston Burrell
  • Woodland Ecology
    • Covered by Canopy: The Structure of the Forest, by Ed Clebsch
    • The Rhythm of the Forest: From Spring Wildflowers to Fall Foliage, by C. Colston Burrell
    • Garden Ecology: Gardening in the Shade, by F. M. Mooberry
    • Maintaining Your Woodland Garden: Understanding and Managing Vegetation Change, by Glenn Douglas Dreyer
    • Woodland Gardens
    • Shade from Scratch: Creating a Woodland Garden in the City or Suburbs, by Brenda Skarphol
    • A Suburban Woodland Garden: Gardening Under Mature Lawn Trees, by C. Colston Burrell
    • Editing a Mature Woodland: Shaping Change, by Susan E. Dumaine
    • A Dry Woodland Garden: Coping with Dry Shade, by Mary Ellen Tonsing
    • A Conifer Woodland: Gardening in Dense, Year-round Shade, by Daniel J. Hinkley
    • Turning a Forest into a Garden: "Enhancing" a Native Woodland, by Wayne Womack
    • Wetland Plants for the Midwest & Great Plains, by C. Colston Burrell
  • Woodland Plants
    • The Mid-Atlantic
    • Upper Midwest
    • The Northeast
    • The Rocky Mountains
    • The Pacific Northwest
    • The Deep South
  • Hardiness Zones Map
  • Contributors


Add Your Comment

Please keep your comments relevant to this article. Comments are moderated and will be posted after BBG staff review. Your email address is required; it will not be displayed, but may be needed to confirm your comments.

Name:

Email:


WeddingsGarden News BlogCalendarOnline ShopPress Room

Hours

Tuesday–Friday:
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Mondays

More Information

Admission

Members Free
Adults $10
Seniors (65 and over) $5
Students with a valid ID $5
Children under 12 Free
Special pricing for Sakura Matsuri

More Information

Directions

150 Eastern Parkway
990 Washington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225

subways

Maps, Parking, and Directions

Join BBG

Become a Member

  

BBG Member Benefits
Free Admission, Special Events,
Discounts, and More!