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Species tulips

Kolpakowski’s tulip - Each of these bulbs produces a single flower per stem, and since this tulip likes very hot, dry soil while dormant in summer, containers are a great place to grow and keep them. Blooms Yellow flowers in early spring. Size 6 to 12 in. tall, 3 to 5 in. wide. Cold-hardy USDA zones 3 to 8. Heat-tolerant AHS zones 8 to 1

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‘Curly Fries’ hosta

‘Curly Fries’ hosta | Garden Gate eNotes

Garden Gate eNotesfrom Garden Gate eNotes

Species tulips

Crocus tulip This is a big group of wild tulips. The one here has a yellow center, or base, but there’s another one you might come across with a black center. Blooms Pink with a yellow or black center in early spring. Size 4 to 6 in. tall, 3 to 5 in. wide. zones 4 to 8. Heat-tolerant AHS zones 8 to 1.

Helleborus "Harlequin Gem"; evergreen perennial that grows in part to full shade. Great for a border plant. Drought tolerant. Blooms in early to late spring. Zones 5-8.

Picea bicolor Howells Dwarf Tigertail Spruce * Full sun-Part shade * Zones 4-8 * 8-10' tall * 5' wide * Highly sought after by collectors

fence corner This 6x6-ft. garden bed is aglow with white, pink, and purple blooms. A) Japanese maple (Acer palmatum ‘Atropurpureum’), Zones 5–8 B) Hydrangea ‘Forever and Ever’, Zones 5–9 C) Nandina ‘Firepower’, Zones 6–11 D) Hosta ‘Francee’, Zones 3–9 E) Brunnera, Zones 3–7 F) Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’), Zones 5–8 G) Lamium, Zones 4–8 H) White astilbe, Zones 4–9 I) Pulmonaria, Zones 3–8 J) Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), Zones 4–8

Sweet broom - blooms late winter to early spring, up to 6 feet tall, full sun to light shade, perennial

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~8 Culinary Herbs for the Shade Garden~

8 Kitchen Herbs for the Shade Garden- Because not every garden is full sun! |

European wild ginger (Asarum europaeum, USDA Hardiness Zones 4-8) is dark and shiny, and its rounded, overlapping leaves form a thick carpet. It grows up to 3 inches tall and more than 12 inches wide. It prefers partial to full shade and fertile, moist, well-drained, slightly acidic soil.

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Perennials For Wet Soil

Corkscrew Rush --Juncus effusus--zones 5-11 --10-12 inches tall -- moist area--small white flowers in summer-sun or part shade

Shrubs with Winter Interest - Winterberry in snow, deciduous, zones 3-9, 6-8', white blooms June-July, full sun part shade, with winter interest. | Proven Winners

A woodland garden is one of the expressions which are difficult to translate into Danish. Often have I seen the term translated to 'forest garden', but it is not adequate. Anne Just is the one who has translated the best I think. She called it namely, 'a garden in the woods' and it's exactly what it is - Claus Dalby

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Hosta-Filled Shade Garden

Hosta filled shade garden PLANT LIST A. 50 Greater periwinkle (Vinca major): Zones 7–11 B. 3 Hosta ‘Night Before Christmas’: Zones 3–8 C. 4 Hosta ‘Halcyon’: Zones 3–8 D. 3 Hosta ‘Tokudama Aureonebulosa’: Zones 3–8 E. 1 Hosta ‘Paul’s Glory’: Zones 3–8 F. 3 Hosta ‘Undulata’: Zones 3–8

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Hakonechloa macra All Gold

Hakonechloa macra All Gold -- Common Name: Hakone Grass, Japanese Forest Grass Hardiness Zone: 5-8 S / 5-10 W Height: 1-2' Deer Resistant: Yes Exposure: Part Shade Blooms In: Aug-Sept Spacing: 12-15" Ships as: 3" Plastic Pot - 25.8 cu. in.