Do you have a garden?
Do you find yourself struggling with plants getting overheated or cooked in the hot sun?
Plant sun shades are a great addition to most gardens. They can help you grow younger plants that need more shade, and they can allow you to grow types of plants that might not otherwise do well in your garden, too.
With the right type of sun shade in place, you’ll have a much better overall gardening experience. Read on to check out our top five favorite shade fabric picks for your backyard!
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Choose this 40% Black Sun Mesh Shade when you need a shade cloth that can provide a good, solid amount of shade while still giving your plants a good dose of sunlight very day. This is a good option for flowers, fruits, and vegetables that are a little bit older and aren’t as tender or fragile as new growth plants. The polyethylene fabric comes in four different sizes to help you get the right fit for your yard, and it is loosely woven enough to allow air and rainwater to get through while still protecting your plants.
If you’re looking for a high-quality mid-range sun cloth to use for your garden or for just about any other outdoor situation, look no further than this NKTM 50%-60% Sunblock Shade Cloth. This cloth is available in two different sizes so you can purchase either a small roll or a very large roll, depending on your needs. The fabric is made of polyethylene that is designed to withstand up to 60% of the sun’s UV rays and protect your plants from getting burned or overheated. Hang this lightweight fabric in no time and enjoy its benefits right away.
Stock up on this Zelda 70% Sunblock Black Greenhouse Shade Net to protect your garden from the hot summer sun. This net prevents plants from being damaged by up to 70% of UV rays, giving them just enough light to grow without overheating them or burning them. Set up this lightweight shade and enjoy all of its benefits with little to no hassle when it comes to setup.
Do you need fabric with a lot of UV protection for very fragile plants? If so, this E.share 90% Green Sun Net Mesh Shade is a great solution. This shade, also available in black, comes in lots of different sizes so you can have the right amount to take care of your plants no matter what. It’s woven tightly enough to shade your plants properly while still being lightweight enough to hang without any trouble.
Choose Agfabric Sun Shade Mesh for Garden Plant Cover fabric when you ant something that is 100% UV stabilized and lightweight enough that it won’t harm even the smallest of new plant growth. This fabric is made of polyethylene and is designed with a locking stitch that provides lots of shade without limiting your plants’ exposure to rain and watering.
As you can see, there are a lot of options out there for shade cloth for your garden. You’ll have to consider the type of plants you’re looking to shade in order to find something that will work well for your needs. Keep in mind that younger, more tender plants will need thicker fabric with more UV resistance than older plants. No matter what, make sure you’re looking at polyethylene fabric, since this type of fabric is designed to hold up well to weather exposure as well as hot, direct sunlight. In no time, you’re sure to have a great shade cloth in place that will work well for your garden!