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Shade Loving Perennials

Garden in the Shade with these Perennial Favorites

Your Success GuaranteedGardening in shade? A shady spot in your garden offers the opportunity to grow some wonderful, unique plant selections that not only tolerate shade but actually prefer it. Here are a few of our favorites for fall planting.

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  1. Hepatica

     
    3.0
    One of springs earliest woodland wildflowers, and always considered one of the most beautiful, Hepatica is quite common in eastern woodlands. The blooms vary dramatically in color, and range from lavender to white to (rarely) pink. (Hepatica acutiloba)
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    Item #: 1HEPG

    As Low As $9.48

    Per Bag of 3

  2. Hosta Blue Angel

     
    5.0
    This is one of the big blue Hostas, growing up to 4' tall and wide with dramatically veined, blue-green leaves and lovely blooms. Give this one plenty of space. (Hosta)
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    Item #: 8HOS

    SALE: $16.95 $8.48

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  3. Viola Rebecca

     
    4.0
    Violet Rebecca ushers in a spectacular bi-colored look for these favorites. Violets are great for spring color. (Viola cornuta)
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    Item #: 271PER

    SALE: $10.95 $5.48

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  4. Astilbe Glow

    This astilbe produces striking, dark red flowers and bronze-red foliage. Its bright colors will make it a stand-out in any shady garden. (Astilbe arendsii)
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    Item #: 13ASTILBE3

    SALE: $21.95 $10.98

    Per Bag of 3

    $3.66 / Per Root

  5. Bleeding Heart Valentine

     
    3.5
    A compact variety with dark green leaves and fragrant, deep red flowers. This is a great new variety for any shade garden. PPAF (Dicentra spectabilis)
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    Item #: 8DIC

    SALE: $15.95 $7.98

    Per Bag of 1

  6. Solomon's Seal Variegatum

     
    2.5
    This Woodland beauty boasts light green leaves with clusters of creamy white bells, followed by indigo blue berries in the fall. The arching stems create an evolving, elegant statement in the shade garden. (Polygonatum oderatum)
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    Item #: 1POLY3

    SALE: $21.95 $10.98

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    $3.66 / Per Root

  7. Astilbe japonica Deutschland

     
    4.5
    Deutschland’s pure white plumes illuminate the shade garden. This favorite Astilbe gets its name from Germany, where it was hybridized. Try pairing with any fern for a gorgeous, contrasting look. (Astilbe japonica)
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    Item #: 30PERG

    As Low As $10.98

    Per Bag of 3

  8. White Trillium

     
    3.0
    Always a favorite, this Great White or Snow Trillium opens exquisite white blooms up to 5" across in mid-spring. Flowers fade to a pretty pale pink. (Trillium grandiflorum)
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    Item #: 1TRILG

    As Low As $9.48

    Per Bag of 3

  9. Jack in the Pulpit

     
    3.0
    Jack in the Pulpit boasts unusual, hooded green blooms with an upright spadix, known as the “Jack,” inside each bloom. The blooms evolve to produce brilliantly-red berries. A truly stunning, unique plant for the shade garden. (Ariseama triphyllum)
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    Item #: 1ARISG

    As Low As $9.48

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  10. Lady Fern

     
    3.5
    This is one of our most beautiful smaller woodland ferns. With frilly, deciduous fronds, this one is very decorative. (Athyrium filix-femina)
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    Item #: 13FERNG

    As Low As $7.48

    Per Plant - 3.5" pot

  11. Japanese Painted Fern Metallicum

     
    3.5
    Metallicum is a hybrid of the famous tri-colored fern. Wine red fronds, silvery sheen. (Athyrium niponicum pictum)
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    Item #: 4FERN

    SALE: $14.95 $7.48

    Per Plant - 2.5" pot

  12. Wild Ginger

     
    2.5
    Wild Ginger’s large heart-shaped leaves create a low, solid, dark green carpet on the forest floor. The flowers are curious, nodding under the leaves with three deep red triangular petals. Not the famous spice! (Asarum canadense)
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    Item #: 1ASAG

    As Low As $9.48

    Per Bag of 3

  13. Ajuga Black Scallop

     
    5.0
    Bugleweed Black Scallop grows only 4 to 6 inches tall with glossy black scalloped leaves. Late spring flowers are blue. PP#15815 (Ajuga reptans)
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    Item #: 2AJUGA

    SALE: $9.95 $4.98

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  14. Hosta Gold Standard

     
    4.5
    With its lush, light green leaves edged in darker green, this Hosta lights up a shade garden. Lavender flowers appear in summer. Make sure to give it plenty of room to spread. (Hosta)
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    Item #: 5HOSG

    As Low As $4.98

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  15. Brunnera Blue

     
    5.0
    Ths plant forms an attractive mound of heart-shaped leaves. In spring, clusters of small, light blue flowers appear, perched on branched stems. (Brunnera macrophylla)
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    Item #: 1BRUN

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  16. Hosta Abiqua Drinking Gourd

     
    4.5
    Abiqua Drinking Gourd is the 2014 Hosta of the Year and we aren’t surprised! Giant, cup-shaped leaves create a truly unique statement in the shade garden. (Hosta abiqua)
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    Item #: ASL7L01

    SALE: $9.95 $4.98

    Per Bag of 1

  17. Wild Bleeding Heart

     
    3.0
    This is the wild, pink-flowered native with finely cut foliage and a bushy, mounding habit; also called Fringed Bleeding Heart. (Dicentra eximia)
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    Item #: 2DICG

    As Low As $11.48

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  18. Pachysandra Silver Edge

     
    5.0
    Silver Edge is the one with the silver linings. Same easy care and spreading growth as the green. (Pachysandra terminalis)
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    Item #: 2PACHXX

    As Low As $6.48

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  19. Carex Grass Ice Dance

    Add bright color and texture to your shade garden with this gorgeous Japenese Sedge Grass. This ornamental grass is an evergreen, but won’t overtake your perennial garden. We recommend planting this taller variety towards the back of the garden as a wall of green color to set off your favorite shade-loving perennials. This variegated Japanese Sedge is deer resistant and prefers moist soil.
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    Item #: ASLT631

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    Per Plant - 3.5" pot

  20. Ajuga Burgundy Glow

     
    3.5
    Bugleweed Burgundy Glow grows only 4 to 6 inches high, but spreads a foot or more. Colorful foliage and blue flowers. (Ajuga reptans)
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    Item #: 1AJUGAXX

    As Low As $4.48

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  21. Viola Columbine

     
    3.0
    Violet Columbine is a spectacular hybrid with columbine colors--rich blue with white. A heavy bloomer. (Viola cornuta)
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    Item #: ABLK4XX

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    Per Plant - 3" pot

  22. Mophead Hydrangea Magical Harmony

    This long-lasting Mophead variety changes from a bright green to either pink or blue as the season progresses, keeping its green edges. A fabulous addition to any summer garden. (Hydrangea macrophylla) PPAF
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    Item #: ABL4MXX

    As Low As $11.48

    Per Plant - 4" pot

  23. Carex Grass Evergold

    A versatile and compact grass, Variegated Japanese Sedge Evergold can be tucked almost anywhere in the garden. Growing to be about 12” tall, the graceful, think blades are complimented by a yellow stripe. Instantly adding depth and texture to any garden bed, this Ornamental Grass is extremely low-maintenance once established. Evergold is an evergreen variety, prefers as much sun as possible, and is critter resistant.
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    Item #: ASLT731

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    Per Plant - 3.5" pot

  24. Ajuga Catlin's Giant

    This ‘giant’ Ajuga creates a thick, weed-smothering groundcover in almost any spot. The gorgeous, deep-purple flower spikes attract butterflies and hummingbirds. (Ajuga reptans)
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    Item #: 5AJUGAXX

    As Low As $4.48

    Per Plant - 3" pot

  25. Viola Etain

     
    4.0
    Violet Etain has lovely violet flowers with pale lemon yellow petals, edged in purple. Beautiful summer color. (Viola cornuta)
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    Item #: ABLK5XX

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    Per Plant - 3" pot

  26. Mophead Hydrangea Glowing Embers

     
    3.0
    Glowing Embers has rich rose-red variety makes a spectacular, compact growing shrub. Fantastic color! (Hydrangea macrophylla)
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    Item #: ABLJ2XX

    As Low As $9.48

    Per Plant - 4" pot

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