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    Need for the backyard! Geranium cranesbill: True geraniums—which make fluffy little mounds of foliage and small flowers in white or shades of pink or blue—thrive in the light shade of high trees.

    Soften the Box with Trailers. Shade window box.Create an intriguing look by mixing a couple of different flowers that look alike. Here, geraniums and impatiens fill out the window box with pale pink blooms. A. Vinca major 'Variegata' -- 4 B. Geranium (Pelargonium 'Bullseye Light Pink') 2 C. Impatiens 'Accent Pink Picotee' -- 5

    Great website for Planting mixed pots! Shows you different options for sun and shade, all the names of the plants and how to plant them in the pot

    Pretty Lilyturf is an easy-to-grow shade plant. More perennials for shade: www.bhg.com/...

    This site is AWESOME. Photo gallery of containers with instructions to plant and description of flowers-- for full sun, partial, shade etc.--- One of the best I've seen.

    Shade Garden Plants, Perennial Flowers, Plants For Shade Garden

    Top Plants for a Stunning Shade Garden. Photos show good variety of shade plants and they're identified for you.

    Helleborous..A shade-loving perennial that blooms from winter to spring in shades of red, green, near-black, white, and pink.

    A shade garden isn’t doomed to dreary, colorless choices. Today’s shade tolerant plants are more colorful than ever. Find options here.

    smells so good

    Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart - Shade loving - early flowering, put with later flowering like Astilbe

    Container Gardening - Combination # 6

    Great idea for under tree planting - Caladium "White Queen" for Shade Garden.

    hydrangea

    We have interspersed caladium varieties and Elephant Ears throughout the side shade garden each year.

    Astilbe

    Perennial Geranium Also called cranesbill for the shape of its seedpods, perennial geranium makes a great groundcover on sites with clay soil. It grows in full sun to part shade, and blooms profusely in spring. Some varieties continue to bloom throughout the summer. Many develop wonderful fall color to boot. Name: Geranium selections Zones: 3-9

    Bigroot Geranium