Lots of shade doesn't stop Marlene Mullet from creating a vibrant spring garden.

"My name is Marlene Mullet and I live in northern Ohio where I enjoy gardening with perennials. These pictures are from this past spring. I have a lot of shade so I'm always on the lookout for new and interesting shade plants. It is surprising how many plants will tolerate some shade even if they are meant for sun. So I'm always experimenting and end up moving things around a lot! When people see all my gardens they think it looks like a lot of work, but it never seems that way to me."

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