Foliage Plants for Shade

  • foliage shade plant

    Fabulous Foliage in a Shade Plant: ‘Spotty Dotty’ Mayapple

    There are times when, as an avid collector, I see a special plant for the first time and feel a desire start to bubble up. I try desperately not to…

  • Textured foliage, grasses and greens

    How to Break Up the Sea of Green in the Garden

    Janice Becker’s garden in Deerfield, Illinois, is an island of horticultural diversity in a neighborhood ruled by turf grass, mature trees, and occasional ground covers. She has created a plant…

  • krossa regal hostas

    The Best of the Best Hostas

    STATS Hosta spp. and cvs. USDA Hardiness Zones: 3–9 Conditions: Partial to full shade; moist, rich, well-drained soil Propagation: Division in spring or fall Problems: Deer, slugs, snails Who doesn’t…