Wednesday, March 1, 2017


Click on the above links for Perennials, Shrubs, or Trees for detailed information on each plant in the Shade Garden.

The Shade Garden is situated on the north side of the Dane County UW Extension office building along the foundation.  The garden has over 170 cultivars of shade-loving plants, including 50 hosta, 4 japanese maple trees, 5 hydrangea bushes, 5 ligularia, 5 brunnera, and multiple varieties of actaea, hellebores, heuchera, heucherella, lamium, tricyrtis, trillium, etc.  

Karen Allenstein is the Adopt-a-Garden Team Leader for the Shade Garden in 2017.  Team members include:

Karen Lee-Wahl 1st Year
Phil Luedtke 2nd Year
Barb Park 1st Year
Amy Poland 1st Year
Sarah Swanson 2nd Year
Matthew Whiting 1st Year
Chris Zimmerman 2nd Year