This Pulmonaria has a somewhat upright growth habit, with sharply pointed silver marked foliage. The small bell-shaped flowers arrive in May and are a raspberry coral color. Excellent for use in the shade garden, mixed with hostas, ferns and astilbe.
An enormous hosta with large 16" by 12" leaves having a deep blue-green color and are heavily corrugated. Introduced by hosta guru Paul Aden. The flowers are a near white and bloom from mid-June to mid-July. A large specimen plant for just the right spot.
The foliage on 'Lime Rickey' is a brilliant citrus lime green that glows in the shade garden throughout the summer. In early summer, the flower spikes appear with tiny white flowers. Attracts the butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden.
The beautiful, lacy foliage of 'Hillside Black Beauty' emerges in early spring with green tones, but quickly deepens to purplish-black. The dark foliage contrasts nicely with the fragrant, white, bottlebrush blooms in late summer. Ideal specimen plant for the shade garden, combines especially well with variegated or yellow foliage plants. Discovered by Mary Ann McGourty of Hillside Gardens and introduced by PlantHaven®.
Strong-growing and dependable, the Lady ferns are great garden plants. This selection from the New England Wildflower Society features red stems, making it a great choice to combine with purple-leaved plants. Tough and easy to grow, this sultry beauty is the right choice for perennial borders and woodlands alike.
A showy fern with fronds of soft metallic silver-gray and hints of red and blue. The magnificent texture and color electrify shady areas of the garden and make the fern a wonderful companion for a variety of shade-loving plants such as hosta, heuchera and tierella. 2004 Perennial Plant of the Year.