Plants for Shade

Trees

  • Canadian Hemlock
  • Dogwood
  • Hydrangea Tree Forms
  • Japanese Maple
  • Redbud
  • Serviceberry
  • Tricolory Beech

Shade Trees List #1,     Shade Trees List #2

Groundcover

  • Ajuga
  • English Ivy
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Pachysandra
  • Vinca

Perennials

  • Anemone
  • Astilbe
  • Bee Balm
  • Bleeding Heart
  • Brunnera
  • Columbine
  • Coral Bells
  • Daylily
  • Foam Flower
  • Geranium
  • Hellebores
  • Joe Pye Weed
  • Ferns
  • Hosta
  • Lady’s Mantle
  • Ligularia
  • Lungwort

Shrubs

  • Azalea
  • Boxwood
  • Buckthorn
  • Cotoneaster
  • Dogwood
  • Holly
  • Hydrangea (some types)
  • Rhododendron
  • Siberian Cypress
  • Summersweet
  • Sweetspire
  • Viburnum
  • Willow
  • Witchhazel
  • Yew

Grasses

  • Japanese Forest Grass
  • Sedges