Shade Tolerant Plants

Abby’s Special Conditions

Varieties that do well in the shade

Woody Ornamentals

  1. Acer Griseum
  2. Aesculus parviflora
  3. Akebia quinata
  4. Calycanthus floridus
  5. Clethra alnifolia
  6. Cornus florida
  7. Cornus racernosa
  8. Disanthus cercidifolius
  9. Enkianthus campanulatus
  10. Euonymus alatus ‘Compacta’
  11. Euonymus fortunei
  12. Gaultheria procumbens
  13. Hydrangea quercifolia
  14. Ilex (all evergreen varieties)
  1. itea virginica
  2. Kalmia latifolia
  3. Kerria japonica
  4. Leucothoe axillaris
  5. Leucothoe fontanesiana
  6. Lindera benzoin
  7. Mahonia
  8. Microbiota
  9. Oxydendrum arboreum
  10. Parthenocissus quinquefolia
  11. Pieris japonica
  12. Rhamnus
  13. Rhododendron (most varieties)
  14. Taxus

Perennials

  1. Aconitum
  2. Ajuga
  3. Alchemilla
  4. Anemone
  5. Aquilegia
  6. Aruncus
  7. Asarum
  8. Aster
  9. Dicentra
  10. Digitalis
  11. Doronicum
  12. Epimedium
  13. Eupatorium
  14. Euphorbia
  15. Ferns
  1. Galium
  2. Ligularia
  3. Liriope
  4. Lobelia
  5. Lysimachia
  6. Mazus
  7. Mentha
  8. Mertensia
  9. Monarda
  10. Tiarella
  11. Veronica
  12. Vinca minor
  13. Viola
  14. Waldsteinia