Lack of sunlight can be a bonus not a problem
Most people think it’s the end of the world if they have a garden that’s in shade.
However, more and more of us in urban or suburban homes have this to contend with – sunlight not blocked by trees but by other buildings.
You can have a successful, beautiful, lush garden in semi-shade or shade – to use that well-worn phrase, by choosing ‘right plant, right place’.
You may have to forego sunflowers and a productive vegetable garden but visit my page on shade-tolerant plants to find out what to grow – http://mandycanudigit.com/plants/plants-for-shade/