These gorgeous shade plants love the shade, and grow well in it! Liven up your shade garden with one of these gorgeous shade plants!
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Look at these blooms! They have the most incredible shape, form, and color. They bloom in late winter and early spring They grow around 12 inches tall and come in pinks, reds, whites, greens, yellow, and even black.
Begonias are perennials with vibrant color! They come in every shade but blue. It is best for them to be in filtered shade and rich soil.
This is a perfect shade loving plant if you have a shady, difficult spot you want to cover. These white flowers will bloom in May and June. They are simple and even smell great too!
These flowers are really feathery which gives them an air like quality. They grow best in rich, moist soil and are perfect for shaded paths or pots.
This plant has glossy, round like leaves and they live soil that is rich and moist. In most climates, they have an evergreen color and are known for their foliage. They spread slowly and are long lived.
Some people think ferns are boring compared the vibrant colors of some other shade plants, but these autumn ferns are amazing because they change colors with every season! Autumn ferns like LOTS of shade so you can even plant them under trees.
If you love blue flowers, then amethysts are perfect for your garden! They come in different shades of blue as well as violet and white. Their star shaped petals are unique and they grow best in warm shade or filtered sunlight.
Endless summer hydrangeas have a give-away name, because they bloom all summer. They do best in partial to dappled shade. They grow 3-5 feet high and wide, and have 8-10 inch blooms!
This grass is perfect for a shady garden but make sure you look for “Aureola” or “Golden” in the name. These grasses love moist soil and will grow around 18 inches by 18 inches.
Coral bells grow 12-24 inches wide and tall and they enjoy afternoon shade. They thrive most when they are moist. Their leaves come in read, purple, green, bronze and even silver!