The Q&A Archives: shaded plants

Question: my front yard gets no sun,what plants do you recommend.

Answer: Lots of plants thrive in full shade! Here are a few suggestions:
Aconitum fischeri (Monkshood), Ajuga reptens (Bugleweed), Amsonia tabernaemontana (Willow amsonia), Anemonella thalictroides (Rue anemone), Convallaria majalis (Lily of the valley), Cornus canadensis (Bunchberry), Dicentra (Bleeding heart),
Dodecatheon meadia (Shooting star), Ferns, Helleborus niger (Christmas rose),
Hosta (Plantain lily ), Lobelia cardinalis (Cardinal flower), Mertensia virginica (Blue bells), Mysotis palustris s. (Dwarf forget-me-not), Polygonatum biflorum (Solomon's seal), Thalictrum adiantumfolium (Meadow rue) and Trillium grandiflorum (Wake robin).

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