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Making Edits to Established Garden Beds

In this video I do a walk-n-talk in my garden explaining what I'm thinking about as I make edits to an established section of my front yard. My garden is in Portland, Oregon, USDA Zone 8a to 9b.


Meet the Plants


You can learn more about many of the plants mentioned in this video here on eGardenGo. Links to some of the highlights are listed below:

Buxus sempervirens 'Aureovariegata'

Variegated Boxwood

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Full Sun, Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade
Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9

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Drimys lanceolata

Mountain Pepper

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Full Sun, Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade
Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

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Fatsia japonica 'Spiders Web'

Speckled Japanese Aralia

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade, Full Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade, Deep Shade
Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

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Hosta 'Thunderbolt'

Thunderbolt Plantain Lily

Type: Perennial
Exposure: Open Shade, Morning Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Full Shade
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

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Hydrangea quercifolia 'Little Honey'

Little Honey Oakleaf Hydrangea

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade
Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

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Lonicera nitida 'Twiggy'

Twiggy Box Honeysuckle

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Part Sun, Part Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade
Zone: 7, 8, 9

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Mahonia gracilipes

Mahonia gracilipes

Type: Shrub
Exposure: Full Sun, Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade
Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

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Polystichum polyblepharum

Japanese Tassel Fern

Type: Fern
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade, Full Shade, Morning Sun, Filtered Sun, Open Shade, Open Shade
Zone: 6, 7, 8

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Published June 19, 2020


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