Mixed border shade plants

Hostas and ferns

Blue veronica with ferns. Gorgeous for the shade garden!

Hostas with ferns.

Hostas ‘Blue Splendor’, ‘Moon River’ wild ginger - a beautiful combination for a shade bed.

shade garden w/ hosta, fern, lady's mantle, boxwood, wild ginger & more

Elephant Ear and Asparagus Fern make a great plant combination for a container garden-and they're both easy to grow!

To protect your hostas, especially those growing in pots, cover the soil with used coffee grounds. Not a slug in sight!


Shade Perennial Flowers, Helleborus, Ferns, Garden Plants, Shade Plants

Hostas look great with ferns

Shade Garden Plants ~ Astilbes, Hostas, Fuchsias

For back fence...Limelight hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 ft tall, can grow in full sun or shade and can tolerate dry soil. Beautiful!

Hosta, Fire Island

ivy, fern, begonia, creeping fig, caladium,etc... for shade planter, Tips for container gardens

Campanula - White and Purple - easy to grow and it self seeds. Plant in front of your garden borders. Plant care is on this post - American Meadows

Purple and Green Shade Garden

How to move hostas. In all the years I've moved my hostas, I can't believe I've never done this!!


annuals used in a shade design, gotta remember this :)