Shade Flowers

When acquiring plants for a shade garden, remember that plants grow slowly in the shade, so get large plants. Plants often grow differently in the shade and some experimentation with size and blooming times are in order. The following plants grow well in deep shade. While the common Bleeding Heart will take some shade, the Fern Leaf Bleeding Heart (Dicentra [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 9

Shade Gardening for Zone 9 Plants – Partial Shade & Full Shade Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5 Zone 6 Zone 7 Zone 8 Zone 9 Zone 10 Zone 11 New Plant Abracadabraâ„¢ Orb Hydrangea Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Hororb’ P.P. #21,635 Item #7744 Showy Flowers New Plant Abracadabraâ„¢ Star Hydrangea Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Horabstra’ P.P. #21,636 Item #7745 Showy Flowers [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 7

Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11 Alaskan Fern Polystichum setiferum Item #3649 Shade Loving American Maidenhair Fern Adiantum pedatum Item #8362 Native Plant NEW PLANT Aphrodite Plantain Lily Hosta plantaginea ‘Aphrodite’ Item #3698 Fragrant Arc En Ciel Cinquefoil Potentilla ‘Arc En Ciel’ Item #1948 Summer Flowering Aurea Marginata Plantain Lily Hosta [...]

Deep Shade Plant List

Shade Gardening Articles    The Shaded Garden    Shade Flowers    Gardening in the Shade       The Shaded Garden by D.A. Brown A properly planted, shaded garden possesses a charm of its own, with quiet harmonies of color that are so different in charac­ter from its sunny counterpart and at the same time it provides a cool refuge [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 8

  Zone 2   Zone 3   Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11   Alaskan Fern Polystichum setiferum Item #3649 Shade Loving American Maidenhair Fern Adiantum pedatum Item #8362 Native Plant NEW PLANT Aphrodite Plantain Lily Hosta plantaginea ‘Aphrodite’ Item #3698 Fragrant Arc En Ciel Cinquefoil Potentilla ‘Arc En Ciel’ Item #1948 Summer Flowering Aurea Marginata Plantain Lily [...]

The Shaded Garden – Information on Shade Gardening

The Shaded Garden by D.A. Brown A properly planted, shaded garden possesses a charm of its own, with quiet harmonies of color that are so different in character from its sunny counterpart and at the same time it provides a cool refuge a retreat from summer’s glare. But limited sunlight is often viewed with rather mixed feelings by those endeavoring [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 10

Shade Gardening for Zone 10 Plants – Partial Shade & Full Shade Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11 NEW PLANT Austral Gem™ Bird’s Nest Fern Asplenium x’Austral Gem’ Item #7701 Shade Loving Australian Sword Fern Nephrolepis obliterata Item #2969 Shade Loving Becca™ Flax Lily Dianella caerulea ‘DCNC0’ P.P.# 18505 Item #9828 [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 11

Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11 NEW PLANT Austral Gem™ Bird’s Nest Fern Asplenium x’Austral Gem’ Item #7701 Shade Loving Australian Sword Fern Nephrolepis obliterata Item #2969 Shade Loving Becca™ Flax Lily Dianella caerulea ‘DCNC0’ P.P.# 18505 Item #9828 Easy Care Plant NEW PLANT Belgian Hybrid Orange Bush Lily Clivia miniata [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 2

  Zone 2   Zone 3   Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11   Apple Blossom Caladium Caladium ‘Apple Blossom’ Item #30368 Brightens the shady garden Bombshell Caladium Caladium ‘Bombshell’ PP23817 Item #30370 Brightens the garden Bunchberry Cornus canadensis Item #2764 Year-round Interest Celebration Caladium Caladium ‘Celebration’ PPAF Item #30372 Brightens the shady garden Celebration New Guinea Impatiens [...]

Shade Gardening Plants – Zone 3

Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5Zone 6Zone 7 Zone 8Zone 9Zone 10Zone 11 New Plant Abiqua Drinking Gourd Plantain Lily Hosta (H. ‘Tokudama’ x H. sieboldiana) ‘Abiqua Drinking Gourd’ Item #3187 Unique Foliage Alakazaam Hosta Hosta ‘Alakazaam’ PPAF Item #40350 Attractive Foliage American Maidenhair Fern Adiantum pedatum Item #8362 Native Plant Anna’s Magic Ball™ Arborvitae Thuja occidentalis ‘Anna [...]