The Q&A Archives: Perennials For Shade

Question: Can you give me a list of perennials that do best in shade?

Answer: There are many, many perennials that love growing in the shade. Here are a few of my favorites: Acanthus, Astilbe, Browallia, Caladium, Campanula, Gentian, Hellebore, Heuchera, Ligularia, Primrose, and Pansy. The Burpee catalog has lots of other possiblilities. Order one on-line at:

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