Many gardeners believe that a healthy and beautiful plants can grow only at the site, generously bathed in natural light. But it’s not. There are many stunning beauty of the plants that feel good in partially or fully shaded areas. In this article we will tell you about the seven shade-loving plants, which will decorate your garden.
Hakonechloa also called gold Japanese forest grass. This plant looks great and feels great in the shaded garden. Some types of this plant can be invasive. Hakonechloa likes moist soil. Growing bushes with lots of long leaves, approximately 45 centimeters in width and height.
Enjoys great popularity due to its endurance, drought resistance and ability to quickly cover large areas of soil. If you have the area is fully shaded area that you want to plant trees and shrubs, use Woodruff. In addition to the lush greenery of this plant will beautify your garden more and small white flowers.
This plant is popular for several reasons. It is resistant to low temperatures and its large flowers are striking in their beauty. It is noteworthy that hellebore begins to bloom in late winter or early spring. The plant itself is low — about 30 centimeters. Hellebore flowers can be pink, white, red, green, black and yellow.
Arum (wild ginger)
A stunning foliage plant with glossy rounded leaves with white spots. Arum likes moist soil. With a suitable climate, wild ginger can be an evergreen plant. The plant blooms, but the flowers are unremarkable. Spreads quite slowly.
The garden hydrangea “Endless summer”
We already wrote about the hydrangeas, but the variety is just awesome, it blooms all summer. Hortense feels good even in cool climates, suitable for her partially shaded areas of the garden. Grow hydrangea bushes with a height of 1 to 2 meters. Inflorescence in diameter can reach 20-25 inches.
Another herb that is valued not for flowers but for foliage. Summer geijera throws inflorescence of pink or white flowers. The leaves of this plant can be red, silver, purple or bronze. In conditions of warm climate in the middle of the day gichere will need a shadow. Loves moisture. The plant reaches a height and width of 30-60 cm.
Fern — pretty ordinary, not particularly remarkable plant, which thrive in the shady garden. But fern different from a regular fern. Its leaves can reach a meter in height, their color changes during the season. In the spring the fern takes on a copper hue, in summer it becomes dark green, and autumn — orange. This plant thrive even in deep shade, can be planted under trees.
And what shade-loving plants grow in your garden?