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22 perennials that like shade.

180 Perennials that Do Well in Shade (A to Z)

Lamium (dead nettles) is a great shade perennial and ground cover that spreads rapidly and does well with little sun.

Discover Top Shade Perennials

[Lamium--this and Lily of the Valley are my favorite ground covers for shade.] Lamium (dead nettles) is a great shade perennial and ground cover that spreads rapidly and does well with little sun.

Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery--Shade Perennials--Tiarella 'Pink Skyrocket'

Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery--Shade Perennials--Tiarella 'Pink Skyrocket' .also called foam flower

Best Flowering Shade Plants, a wide varitie of gorgeous flowers that bring color to the shady part of your garden.  Some are dual purpose and can grow in sun as well.

10 Best Flowering Shade Plants

Varjopuutarha kukat varjoon Best Flowering Shade Plants, a wide varitie of gorgeous flowers that bring color to the shady part of your garden. Some are dual purpose and can grow in sun as well.

Cimicifuga racemosa. 'Black cohosh' is a large, shade-loving perennial from North America. Also can be found under the name "Actaea"

For the side of the house: Cimicifuga racemosa. 'Black cohosh' is a large, shade-loving perennial from North America. Also can be found under the name "Actaea"

Shade-Loving Plants - Working With Challenging Garden Styles

Working With Challenging Garden Styles: Tips For Tricky Gardening Spaces

Great article on overcoming difficult gardening locations. Description: Shade-Loving Plants - Working With Challenging Garden Styles

One of our favorite shade perennials is now blooming! Tiarella has unique foliage and looks stunning while in bloom!

Top 10 Summer Sun-Loving Perennials

Mukdenia 'Karasuba' is a "must-have" for the shade garden with these ruffled leaves and red edges that seem to glow in the morning light.

Mukdenia 'Karasuba' is a "must-have" for the shade garden with these ruffled leaves and red edges that seem to glow in the morning light. — at Walters Gardens.