North facing flower/shrub bed - Knowledgebase Question

colorado springs, Co
Question by cricketwicke
February 16, 2009
Shrub/flower suggestion, annual or perennial,for north facing soil border 10' x 4' close to front of house in central Colorado. Thank you

Answer from NGA
February 16, 2009


Some plants that do extremely well in Colorado include:
Aconitum (Monkshood), Aegopodium (Bishops Weed),Ajuga reptens (Bugleweed), Alchemilla vulgaris (Lady's Mantle), Anenome (Windflower), Aquilegia (Columbine), Aruncus (Goat's Beard), Asarum (Wild Ginger), Astilbe chinensis (Pumila), Begonia grandis (Hardy Begonia), Campanula (Bellflower), Galium oderatum (Sweet Woodruff), Virginia bluebells, Monkey Flower, and Forget me Not. I'm sure you'll find others in your garden center. Enjoy your garden!

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