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Old 04-04-2012, 11:22 AM
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Originally Posted by gardenexp View Post
I know you asked for flowers, but I have to say my favorite plant for shade is caladium. Their leaves are so gorgeous, who needs flowers? They are easy to grow in containers, and you can dig and store the tuber for next year's planting.
photos of caladiums in container: http://www.hilltop-gardens.com/pix/caladiumbig.JPG


caladiums mixed with impatients: http://classiccaladiums.com/images/a..._impatiens.jpg

I'm a visual learner so photos always help me when people are talking about plants.
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Old 04-05-2012, 11:52 AM
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Thanks all...decided on Caladium...will add some impatients as well.
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