Soft Shades Hard- and softscape elements complement each other in this sunny bed. Stone columns define the edges of a slim garden bed. A wood fence provides the flowerbed with a bright backdrop. Planted at regular intervals, ravennagrass offers wispy foliage. Large patches of Shasta daisy accent the color of hardscape elements (such as the fence). Purple asters lend pops of color to the space.
How to thin, divide, and propagate overgrown hosta plants.
Phegopteris decursive-pinnata Common name: Japanese beech fern Origin: Japan, China, Korea and the Himalayas Where will it grow: Hardy to -30 degrees Fahrenheit (USDA zones 4 to 9; find your zone) Light requirement: Partial to full shade