Heucheras make fine plants for shady sites. This variety is called Chocolate Ruffles. THE once-a-year perennial plant sale at our company's Vermont garden
Plant some of these beauties for great garden color, even in shade.
Astilbes are one of the easiest perennial flowers to grow. Plumes of flowers in pink, lavender, red, white and salmon rise above fern-like foliage. Astilbe is one of the most common perennials for shade, working well in borders or along paths. It's also lovely in containers.
See the list below for some of our suggestions on annuals, perennials, bulbs, fern and grasses to grow in shade. A much wider range of plants including other .
One of the toughest colorful plants that grow in shade gardens, bigroot geranium (Geranium macrorrhizum) doesn't mind heat or drought. And deer and rabbits .
Discover the best plants to grow in deep shade, light, partial or dappled shade, dry shade and damp shade, with advice from BBC Gardeners' World Magazine.