Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations


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Nothing grows in the shade? Are you kidding me? Are you serious when you say that! Even for secluded locations or beds in the northern area in front of the house, there is a large selection of shade plants, with which you can make your beds exciting. Many of these plants show large, wonderfully colored leaves or filigree, luminous flowers.
Shadow plants are suitable for planting under trees, for shading of shady walls, slopes and streams or for pond planting. Most of them are absolutely easy-care and persevering, so every year they enjoy their special charisma again. Whether low purple bells for the foreground or elegant ornamental grasses for the background - for every area there are several attractive candidates. Here we present you some shade plants with flower and leaf decoration.

Shadow plants with beautiful flowers

Especially in darker garden corners you often want a little color. Unfortunately, most of the flowers are most beautiful in sunlight. However, there are also some specialists who come in the shade in great shape. The brightest are white (for example, star thorns, woodruff or lilies of the valley) and blue flowers (for example, Caucasus forget-me-not, columbine or memorial) in the shade, but also some shades of pink are among the Schattenblühern represented.

Boobs (Astilbe)

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Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: flowers

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Shadow plants with beautiful flowers

Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: flower

The genus of thrush (astilbe) carries its name completely rightly. The diverse shade plants are characterized by colorful, bushy inflorescences in white, yellow or pink. Astilbe are the all-rounder among the shade plants, because they carry next to their showy flowers and beautiful foliage

Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: plants

The silver candle (Actaea, old: Cimicifuga) infatuates with its bushy-silvery anthurium until October with its elegant grace. The dark foliage of some varieties is a nice contrast to the bright flowers, which weigh picturesquely in the wind. With a stature height of up to two meters, they are well suited for planting in the bed background

Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: flowers

A classic among the shadow plants with extravagant flowers is the Bleeding Heart (Lamprocapnos spectabilis). With a height of about 70 centimeters, it is one of the most popular shade plants. After flowering in May and June, the whole plant retracts into the ground until it sprouts again in the spring and makes room for summer bloomers

Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: leaf

Who likes color, is well advised with Bergenien. In early spring, a variety of bell-shaped flower clusters in rich reds and pinks appear above the foliage. Many varieties also show a fascinating play of colors in the foliage, such as a rusty-red or golden-yellow autumn color. The best variety for the shade is the about 30 centimeters high Kashmir berry (Bergenia ciliata)

Shadow plants with flower and leaf decorations: decorations

Eisenhut (Aconitum) is a well-known cottage garden plant, which shows its impressive flower spikes depending on the variety in summer or autumn. The typical color of the helmet-shaped flowers is a rich dark blue, but now there are also varieties with white and dark red flower. In combination with bright flowering shadow shrubs, the iron hat comes out big. Attention: Eisenhut is highly poisonous!

Boobs (Astilbe)

Silver candle (Actaea, old: Cimicifuga)

Bleeding Heart (Lamprocapnos spectabilis)

Bergenia

Iron hat (Aconitum)

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