Perennials - Shade

Patriot Hosta (Hosta 'Patriot')
$14.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Patriot Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive textured heart-shaped leaves remain dark green in color with distinctive white edges throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Patriot Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Patriot Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Patriot Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive textured...
Lady in Red Fern (Athyrium filix-femina 'Lady in Red')
$15.99
Description:Attractive dark green fronds with deep maroon-red central stems; clump-forming and dense, perfect for shady spots; beautiful in masses on the edges of ponds or streamsOrnamental Features:Lady in Red Fern's attractive ferny bipinnately compound leaves emerge indian red in spring, turning dark green in color throughout the season. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The red stems are very colorful and add to the overall interest of the plant.Landscape Attributes:Lady in Red Fern is a dense herbaceous fern with a shapely form and gracefully arching fronds. It brings an extremely fine and delicate texture to the garden composition and should be used to full effect.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and usually looks its best without pruning, although it will tolerate pruning. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.Lady...
Description:Attractive dark green fronds with deep maroon-red central stems; clump-forming and dense, perfect for shady spots; beautiful in masses on...
Big Daddy Hosta (Hosta 'Big Daddy')
$15.99
Description:Enormous bold, puckered blue-green leaves and spikes of pale lavender-white flowers; great impact plant for the garden when set against finer textured plantsOrnamental Features:Big Daddy Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender tubular flowers rising above the foliage from early to mid summer. Its attractive textured round leaves remain blue in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Big Daddy Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Big Daddy Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting General...
Description:Enormous bold, puckered blue-green leaves and spikes of pale lavender-white flowers; great impact plant for the garden when set against...
Elegans Hosta(Hosta Sieboldiana)
$14.99
Description:Huge, blue-gray rounded leaves become corrugated as they mature. Best blue leaf color is achieved in light sun.Key Attributes: Height: 24-30 Inches Tall Spread: 24-30 Inches Wide Color: blue foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Huge, blue-gray rounded leaves become corrugated as they mature. Best blue leaf color is achieved in light sun.Key Attributes: Height:...
Common Periwinkle (Vinca minor)
$42.99
Description:One of the finest low-growing groundcovers for tough shade, featuring rich lavender flowers held over lustrous dark green evergreen foliage; does well in sun or deep shade, quickly forms a dense mat, even grows well under mature treesOrnamental Features:Common Periwinkle has masses of beautiful purple flowers along the stems from mid to late spring, which are most effective when planted in groupings. Its small glossy oval leaves remain dark green in color throughout the year. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Common Periwinkle is an herbaceous evergreen perennial with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.This is a high maintenance plant that will require regular care and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Deer don't particularly care for this...
Description:One of the finest low-growing groundcovers for tough shade, featuring rich lavender flowers held over lustrous dark green evergreen foliage;...
Humpback Whale Hosta(Hosta )
$15.99
Description:Massive, dome-shaped mound of blue-green, corrugated, heart-shaped leaves. Bluest in spring. Near-white, bell-shaped flowers in early summer.Key Attributes: Height: 3 Feet Tall Spread: 3 Feet Wide Color: blue foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Massive, dome-shaped mound of blue-green, corrugated, heart-shaped leaves. Bluest in spring. Near-white, bell-shaped flowers in early summer.Key Attributes: Height: 3...
First Frost Hosta(Hosta )
$19.99
Description:Sport of 'Halcyon', this medium-sized hosta's intense blue-green leaves have a yellow margin that brightens to a frosty white. Flowers are light lavender.Key Attributes: Height: 15-18 Inches Tall Spread: 2-3 Feet Wide Color: blue ctr white mar foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Sport of 'Halcyon', this medium-sized hosta's intense blue-green leaves have a yellow margin that brightens to a frosty white. Flowers...
Maui Buttercups Hosta(Hosta )
$14.99
Description:Thick, leathery bright gold rounded leaves are cupped and corrugated. Forms a medium sized mound with lavender flowers.Key Attributes: Height: 9-12 Inches Tall Spread: 12-18 Inches Wide Color: yellow foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Thick, leathery bright gold rounded leaves are cupped and corrugated. Forms a medium sized mound with lavender flowers.Key Attributes: Height:...
Frances Williams Hosta (Hosta 'Frances Williams')
$14.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Frances Williams Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive large textured heart-shaped leaves remain bluish-green in color with distinctive chartreuse edges throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Frances Williams Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other garden plants with finer foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Frances Williams Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Frances Williams Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive...
Shadowland&#174 Empress Wu Hosta(Hosta )
$17.99
Description:Large hosta with huge green leaves. Pale reddish-violet blooms in early to midsummer. Part of the SHADOWLAND® series. A Proven Winners® selection.Key Attributes: Height: 30-36 Inches Tall Spread: 3-4 Feet Wide Color: blue foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Large hosta with huge green leaves. Pale reddish-violet blooms in early to midsummer. Part of the SHADOWLAND® series. A Proven...
Godzilla Painted Fern(Athyrium )
$14.99
Description:Much larger variety with monstrous silvery fronds that can reach three feet tall. Thought to be a sport of 'Pictum' and the Lady Fern. Showy, massive specimen for shade gardens.Key Attributes: Height: 30-36 Inches Tall Spread: 4-5 Feet Wide Color: silver foliage Sun / Shade: Full Shade
Description:Much larger variety with monstrous silvery fronds that can reach three feet tall. Thought to be a sport of 'Pictum'...
Great Expectations Hosta (Hosta 'Great Expectations')
$17.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Great Expectations Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive large textured heart-shaped leaves emerge gold in spring, turning creamy white in color with showy powder blue variegation throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Great Expectations Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other garden plants with finer foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Great Expectations Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Great Expectations Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive...
Wide Brim Hosta(Hosta )
$14.99
Description:Dark green leaves have a wide, irregular buttery yellow margin. Prefers full shade.Key Attributes: Height: 24-30 Inches Tall Spread: 3 Feet Wide Color: green ctr yellow mar foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Dark green leaves have a wide, irregular buttery yellow margin. Prefers full shade.Key Attributes: Height: 24-30 Inches Tall Spread: 3...
Ice Dance Sedge (Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance')
$16.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Ice Dance Sedge's attractive grassy leaves are forest green in color with prominent white stripes. The foliage often turns brown in fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Ice Dance Sedge is an herbaceous evergreen perennial grass with a shapely form and gracefully arching stems. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Ice Dance Sedge is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Border Edging General Garden Use Groundcover Naturalizing And Woodland Gardens Container Planting
Description:Ornamental Features:Ice Dance Sedge's attractive grassy leaves are forest green in color with prominent white stripes. The foliage often turns...
Japanese Spurge (Pachysandra terminalis)
$42.99
Description:A highly regarded evergreen groundcover, exceptional performance in deep shade, actually dislikes hot sun, one of the few that does well beneath mature shade trees; prefers highly organic, acidic soils, will benefit from snow cover in colder regionsOrnamental Features:Japanese Spurge features tiny spikes of white flowers rising above the foliage in mid spring. Its glossy narrow leaves remain forest green in color throughout the year. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Japanese Spurge is a dense herbaceous evergreen perennial with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. Gardeners should...
Description:A highly regarded evergreen groundcover, exceptional performance in deep shade, actually dislikes hot sun, one of the few that does...
Paris Coral Bells(Heuchera )
$17.99
Description:White veiled green leaves with columns of large, rose colored blooms. A repeat bloomer that will bloom until frost.Key Attributes: Height: 9-12 Inches Tall Spread: 12-18 Inches Wide Color: rose flower Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:White veiled green leaves with columns of large, rose colored blooms. A repeat bloomer that will bloom until frost.Key Attributes:...
Halcyon Hosta (Hosta 'Halcyon')
$14.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Halcyon Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive textured heart-shaped leaves emerge blue in spring, turning bluish-green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Halcyon Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Halcyon Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Halcyon Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive textured...
Sum and Substance Hosta (Hosta 'Sum and Substance')
$15.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Sum and Substance Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive enormous textured round leaves remain chartreuse in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Sum and Substance Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its wonderfully bold, coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced garden composition.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Sum and Substance Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Sum and Substance Hosta features dainty spikes of lavender bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its...
Rainforest Sunrise Hosta(Hosta )
$14.99
Description:Rounded, light green leaves develop dark green margins and brilliant gold centers. Mature leaves are cupped and puckered. Grows 10 inches high. Plant in shade or partial shade.Key Attributes: Height: 9-12 Inches Tall Spread: 15-18 Inches Wide Color: yellow ctr green mar foliage Sun / Shade: Full Shade
Description:Rounded, light green leaves develop dark green margins and brilliant gold centers. Mature leaves are cupped and puckered. Grows 10...
Abiqua Drinking Gourd Hosta(Hosta )
$14.99
Description:Dark blue-green, puckered leaves have a unique cupped form. White flowers appear just above the foliage in early summer. Good slug resistance. Plant in shade or partial shade.Key Attributes: Height: 15-18 Inches Tall Spread: 3 Feet Wide Color: blue foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Dark blue-green, puckered leaves have a unique cupped form. White flowers appear just above the foliage in early summer. Good...
Palace Purple Coral Bells (Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple')
$14.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Palace Purple Coral Bells features dainty spikes of shell pink bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage from late spring to mid summer. Its attractive crinkled lobed leaves remain deep purple in color with curious burgundy undersides and tinges of dark green throughout the year. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Palace Purple Coral Bells is a dense herbaceous evergreen perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.Palace Purple Coral Bells is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Rock/Alpine Gardens Border Edging General Garden Use Groundcover Container Planting
Description:Ornamental Features:Palace Purple Coral Bells features dainty spikes of shell pink bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage from late spring...
Blue Angel Hosta (Hosta 'Blue Angel')
$14.99
Description:Ornamental Features:Blue Angel Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive enormous textured heart-shaped leaves emerge blue in spring, turning bluish-green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Blue Angel Hosta is a dense herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its wonderfully bold, coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced garden composition.This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Blue Angel Hosta is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Mass Planting General Garden Use Groundcover
Description:Ornamental Features:Blue Angel Hosta features dainty spikes of white bell-shaped flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive...
Regal Splendor Hosta(Hosta )
$15.99
Description:Large frosty blue leaves have a creamy yellow margin. Same vase-like shape as 'Krossa Regal'.Key Attributes: Height: 30-36 Inches Tall Spread: 3 Feet Wide Color: blue ctr yellow mar foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Large frosty blue leaves have a creamy yellow margin. Same vase-like shape as 'Krossa Regal'.Key Attributes: Height: 30-36 Inches Tall...
Albo-Marginata Hosta(Hosta Undulata)
$14.99
Description:Large, medium green leaves with broad white edges. Fast grower. Easy to grow. Viridescent. Lilac flowers appear in midsummer.Key Attributes: Height: 18-24 Inches Tall Spread: 18-24 Inches Wide Color: green ctr white mar foliage Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Large, medium green leaves with broad white edges. Fast grower. Easy to grow. Viridescent. Lilac flowers appear in midsummer.Key Attributes:...