Wild Swan' Anemone Brighten dark spots in your landscape with 'Wild Swan' anemone. From spring through fall, this shade-loving perennial sends up bloom stalks of nodding white flowers with a blue-violet reverse. It's a great choice for a woodland or rock garden where its clumping, dark green foliage and pretty blooms will stand out. Unlike older forms of anemone, 'Wild Swan Hybrid' won't reseed and spread throughout your garden. Gardens Ideas, White Flowers, Wild Swan, Anemones Wild, Shades Plants, Anemones Hybrid, Shades Lov Perennials, Shades Gardens, Perennials Variety
Wild Ginger - SHADE -Hailing from the woodlands of North America, wild ginger (Asarum canadense) is one tough plant. It produces fuzzy, heart-shaped leaves that look great from spring to fall. And, it's rarely bothered by deer and rabbits. This slow grower eventually forms an impressive clump. It grows best in Zones 2-8 and reaches 6 inches tall.
Perennial Geranium There are a wealth of geraniums perfect for cottage gardens. 'Johnson's Blue' is among the most common; it offers beautiful blue-purple flowers in early summer. Name: Geranium 'Johnson's Blue' Growing conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Height: To 18 inches tall
wild columbine- In the woods behind my house each spring brings a new crop! Sometimes I cut the seed heads and scatter where I want them to grow! Shade, zone 5.
Bloodroot This herbaceous perennial makes its appearance in March, shooting up white flowers that last until late spring. It's a good fit for either a shaded or woodland garden. Name: Sanguinaria canadensis Growing conditions: Shade and moist, well-drained soil Size: To 6 inches tall and 12 inches wide Zones: 3-9
Bellflower- best plants for cottage gardens... This tough perennial produces spikes of white or blue blooms in early and midsummer. Like most cottage garden plants, the flowers are great for cutting. Name: Campanula percisifolia Growing conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Height: To 3 feet tall Zones: 3-8, depending on variety More on Growing Bellflower
Jade Dragon' euphorbia is an evergreen perennial with red-purple leaves in the spring that gradually turn blue-green as they mature. Plus, this colorful plant sends up huge, chartreuse flower heads in mid to late summer. It's deer-resistant, too! www.bhg.com/...