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Are there any grasses that do well in the shade?
   
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Doreen, the Sea Oats featured in the article will grow in shade. Two others we use often in shaded areas are Calamagrostis brachytricha (sometimes known as Korean or Fall Reed Grass) and Hakonechloa macra Aureola (Golden Variegated Hakone Grass) pictured here.
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