The Q&A Archives: Perennials for Shade

Question: Do you have a list of perennial flowers for zone 7 that grow in the shade?

Answer: Here are some of the most popular shade loving perennials for your gardening zone:
Bergenia - Bressingham Ruby; Bergenia cordifolia (Pig Squeak Bergenia); Dicentra formosa 'Luxuriant' (Bleeding Heart Luxuriant); Dicentra spectabilis (Bleeding Heart Specatabilis); Heuchera 'Plum Pudding' (Coral Bells Plum Pudding); Heuchera micrantha (Coral Bells Palace Purple); SIBERIAN BUGLOSS (Brunnera macrophylla); SITTING PRETTY PLANTAIN LILY (Hosta x 'Sitting Pretty'); WHERRY'S FOAM FLOWER (Tiarella wherryi); JOAN ELLIOTT CLUSTERED BELLFLOWER (Campanula glomerata 'Joan Elliott'); NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS HOSTA (Hosta x 'Night Before Christmas'); VARIEGATED SIBERIAN BUGLOSS (Brunnera macrophylla `Variegata`); JEKYLL`S WHITE COMMON PERIWINKLE (Vinca minor 'Jekyll's White'); WINE PERIWINKLE (Vinca minor `Atropurpurea`); CAST IRON PLANT (Aspidistra elatior), and VISIONS ASTILBE (Astilbe chinensis 'Visions'). Best wishes with your shade garden!

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