We have just moved into a home. the neighbors have a very tall pine tree with some branches that hang over a small part in our yard. Nothing will grow their including grass. Do you have any suggestions of what I might be able to plant in this bare spot in my lawn?
Denver County Colorado trees and shrubs
You might consider some plantings of perennials suited for shade. The fact sheet links below should give you some techniques and some perennial selections for planting in a shady spot. http://www.ext.colostate.edu/ptlk/1054.html