No shade garden is complete without astilbe. These rugged perennials thrive in moist shade, providing you with a summer's worth of big, bold, frilly flower heads. And even when not in bloom, the plants' mounded, fernlike foliage is worth the price of admission. Heights vary by variety but most types grow 2-3 feet tall. Astilbe flowers come in white, red, pink, orange, and violet, and generally start to appear in late spring and early summer. They thrive in a rich, loose, organic soil. Zones…

No shade garden is complete without astilbe. These rugged perennials thrive in moist shade, providing you with a summer's worth of big, bold, frilly flower heads. And even when not in bloom, the plants' mounded, fernlike foliage is worth the price of admission. Heights vary by variety but most types grow 2-3 feet tall. Astilbe flowers come in white, red, pink, orange, and violet, and generally start to appear in late spring and early summer. They thrive in a rich, loose, organic soil. Zones…

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Learn about the easiest flowers for beginners to grow with the experts at HGTV.
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Shade annuals:  alyssum, begonias, browalia, coleus, 4 o'clocks, impatiens, lobelia, pansies, snapdragons.

Shade annuals: alyssum, begonias, browalia, coleus, 4 o'clocks, impatiens, lobelia, pansies, snapdragons.

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If my patio or balcony doesn't receive much light I plant colorful shade lovers :) - Sunset.com
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Hometalk Highlights's discussion on Hometalk. 11 Stunning Flowers That Thrive in Shade - You don't have that traditional sunny patch for flowers - but what you do have can look just as amazing!

Hometalk Highlights's discussion on Hometalk. 11 Stunning Flowers That Thrive in Shade - You don't have that traditional sunny patch for flowers - but what you do have can look just as amazing!

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Discover which perennial flowers grow best in the shade with plant picks and tips from the experts at HGTV Gardens.

Discover which perennial flowers grow best in the shade with plant picks and tips from the experts at HGTV Gardens.

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Maximize the Power of Pink  A. Impatiens 'Accent Pink' -- 4  B. Impatiens 'Pink Swirl' -- 4  C. Dichondra 'Silver Falls

Maximize the Power of Pink A. Impatiens 'Accent Pink' -- 4 B. Impatiens 'Pink Swirl' -- 4 C. Dichondra 'Silver Falls

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starlette s of the shade garden, flowers, gardening, Meconopsis Grandis or Blue Asiatic Poppy can be difficult to site It needs loose well drained fertile soil in part shade Once established it will bloom like gangbusters for you every June July

starlette s of the shade garden, flowers, gardening, Meconopsis Grandis or Blue Asiatic Poppy can be difficult to site It needs loose well drained fertile soil in part shade Once established it will bloom like gangbusters for you every June July

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