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Plants for a shady position

 

The plants listed will tolerate a position in full shade in average garden soil.

 

 

Perennials:

                                                                       

Aconitum                                                                     

Alchemilla

Anemone x hybrida

Aquilegia

Aster divaricatus                                                          

Astilbe

Astrantia                                                                      

Bergenia                                                                      

Brunnera

Campanula bononiensis

Campanula trachelium

Corydalis

Dicentra formosa

Digitalis

Epimedium

Euphorbia amygdaloides

Geranium macrorrhizum

Geranium monacense

Geranium ‘Orion’

Geranium phaeum

Geranium rivulare

Geranium sylvaticum

Helleborus foetidus

Helleborus orientalis

Heuchera

Iris foettidissima

Liriope

Lunaria

Mertensia

Omphalodes

Ophiopogon

Phlox

Polemonium

Polygonatum

Primula

Pulmonaria

Rodgersia

Smilacina

Symphytum     

Thalictrum

Tiarella

Viola

 

Ferns:

 

All ferns

 

Grasses:

 

Carex

Milium