What veggies can you grow in a shady yard?

Author's Note

What spring veggies can you grow in a shady yard? That's the exact question I asked myself as I looked at the barren flowerbed by the back stairs of my new apartment. I'd always been envious of my friends with big, sunny gardens filled with the most delicious tomatoes, peppers and squash you'll ever eat. I wanted to plant some veggies, too, but since my little patch only gets about three hours of full sunlight a day I wasn't sure that anything would grow. Thanks to what I learned writing this article, though, I'm looking forward to a tasty harvest of spinach and lettuce this fall.

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