An east-facing border presents a great opportunity to grow plants that will relish this cool, partially shaded area.
When planning your border, consider the mature size of the plants you're growing. Plant larger shrubs and trees at the back, to provide a foil for smaller shrubs and perennials planted at the front.
If you need to cover and east-facing boundary, such as a wall or fence, we have you covered, with our recommended climbers for east-facing walls.
Starting a new border? Watch this quick video on how to prepare a border for planting.
Discover some the best plants for an east-facing border, below.