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gardening under blue spruce

What can I plant for a ground cover for under blue spruce, ground is very dry?

Timothy Miller
Re: gardening under blue spruce

Howdy think plastic flowers. It's not the dry so much as the acidic soils from the tree needles..

Project Hound
Re: gardening under blue spruce

We've planted some camellias and native dogwood and azaleas (Pacific dogwood). The first four camellias and azaleas have been in for almost a year and seem to be doing well, if we can keep the deer and slugs from defoliating them. There are rhododendrons around the edges that get a bit more sun and have been here for at least a few years. Hope this is helpful.

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