Shade Gardening
Image by Tim Kennelty

Barbara Bravo, an MGV from CCE in Ulster County, discusses aspects of shade gardening.

Episode 45: Shade Gardening

Barbara Bravo, Master Gardener Volunteer from CCE of Ulster County, joins this Nature Calls: Conversations from the Hudson Valley podcast episode to enlighten us about a variety of things to consider with shady landscapes. Understanding different levels of shade, setting appropriate plant expectations, and focusing on foliage, are just a few topics covered. Once established, shade gardens require less watering and maintenance, making them a favorite for many New Yorkers.

Hosts: Tim Kennelty and Jean Thomas

Guest: Barbara Bravo

Photo by: Tim Kennelty

Production Support: Linda Aydlett and Teresa Golden


Plants for Shade Gardens ( ; Gardening in the shade | UMN Extension

Last updated December 1, 2022