How to plant shrubs for dappled shade

In this video clip, Monty selects two shrubs that are ideal for summer flowers in dappled shade - a lacecap hydrangea and a pretty viburnum.

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Monty Don selects two choice shrubs for instant colour in dappled shade, in this short clip from Gardeners’ World. Watch as he prepares the ground then plants the beautiful lacecap hydrangea, ‘Lanarth White’ and a Japanese snowball bush, Viburnum plicatum ‘Summer Snowflake’. Both shrubs are happy in partial or dappled shade, producing elegant white summer flowers.

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