What flowers could I plant in containers for a garden with virtually no direct sunlight?

Question by Contrary Mary: What flowers could I plant in containers for a garden with virtually no direct sunlight? My back garden only gets 2-3 hours sunlight in the morning, it is all paved and I'd like to have a "container garden" to add some colour, any suggestions? And what mixes well with what? I live in England so no tropicals please! Best answer: Answer by butterfli Calla Lilies are great container plants and come in a variety of colors not just the...

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Q&A: Starting an inside herb “garden”?

Question by : Starting an inside herb "garden"? I really love fresh herbs, but since I live in an apartment complex I am not allow ed to garden besides hanging some things on the railing of my balcony. Are there any kind of herbs that do well growing in a pot that don't need constant direct sunlight? Thanks Best answer: Answer by shooter1 Look at this site: http://www.herb kits.com/ products .htm I have never used them so I can't verify their seed quality...

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What are “Victory Gardens” and who are they for? (WORLD WAR II)?

Question by Princess: What are "Victory Gardens" and who are they for? (WORLD WAR II)? Can you try to answer this question with all the 5 W'S Please. Or at lest direct me to a very helpful website. I apreciate it Thanks. :) Best answer: Answer by Elizabeth A Victory Garden is a kit chen (food not flowers) garden planted, during wartime, to relieve food shortages and and as a morale booster. Citizens felt they were doing something tangible to help win the...

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Why does a vegetable garden “need” 6 hours of direct sunlight? Share tips please?

Question by : Why does a vegetable garden "need" 6 hours of direct sunlight? Share tips please? I started my garden the first week of March and for different reasons my planters were put in a spot that only has 2 hours of direct sunlight each day. I originally had 28 plants and I am growing seeds that just popped up today(!);(I have 3 planters) and only 2 have died from lack of sun(I think that was the cause) but everyone keeps telling me I should move the planters. WHY!?...

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