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Find the position of the sun in your garden If you live in the UK, northern Europe, or northern states of the USA, you can assume that most fruit trees prefer to be planted in full sun. Although you probably know which direction is north or south it is not always easy to know where the sun …
How much sun does your garden have? by Monique Allen, on Mar 16, 2012 1:11:00 PM. To understand the available sun in your garden, map your shade. Mapping the shade in your landscape is a very useful tool in landscape design. If you want to succeed in your garden endeavors, you are going to need to know where you have sun and where you don’t.
Buying a new house? See how the position of the sun might affect it. Posted on August 14, 2013. Are you looking to buy a house or build a new one? When choosing a home it is important to know where the sun will be at different times of the day and year, and when different parts of the house or garden …
Sep 27, 2006 · My garden faces exactly the same direction as yours. During the spring and summer months, I have full sun against the back of the house and garden, assuming it’s not cloudy, from daybreak until 11AM.
A luxuriant garden gets sun. I rent a house with southfacing garden and the sun is not there all day everywhere as tall fences cast shadows, you sort of have to more around to follow the sun! Also if it’s open, it’s bound to be sunnier! The front of the house we rent is north facing but it gets sun most of the afernoon so my borders are doing
Yep, got big garden NW,we get sun from sunrise and most of the day tbh we lose it from the first few metres from our back wall at around 10ish in morning (summertime) but the rest of the garden is full of sun until the last little square goes at around 7pm.
May 08, 2008 · Does a Westerly Garden Get any Sun? Discussion in ‘Mortgages and buying and selling homes’ started by Sunflower123, 7 May 2008. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > A west facing back garden will get the sun in the back garden later than any other aspect. 7 May 2008 #9. mf1 Frequent Poster.
The two trees had to be removed one winter, and my garden was suddenly a full sun garden. All of the plants did just fine. Some of the shade plants are actually growing better now than before. Admittedly, this garden does get watered a couple of times a season, but it can go several weeks without water. Stop Buying Useless Products
Jun 25, 2009 · Tiny Tip: More Sunlight in Your Garden. Posted by Kate at 9:25 AM. Take those automobile sunshades that were all the rage a few years back, and put them at the end of your garden that faces the sun. This will reflect whatever light you do get back to your garden, so the plants have two chances to make use of any sunlight that
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7 Ways to Get More Light Into Your Garden. 25th April 2016 By Climbersway. Sitting outside in the sunshine is one of the many pleasures of summer. Plants need the sun’s light as much as we do. Its nourishing sunbeams providing the energy needed for your garden to flourish and grow.
Just re-read this question Of course, the house itself needs to face north if it’s the BACK garden that needs the sun ! Sorry. 08:46 Tue 23rd Jan 2007. Nether Edge. Actually, if you’re at work during the day, best if your back garden faces west or south-west so you can get maximum benefit.