22 Perennials for Shade (Plants and Flowers) Possibly good for front pots?
Shade Garden Plants: Sweet Woodruff Cotton Candy Grass Bigroot Geranium Impatiens Fuschia Coral Bells Coleus Catnip White Queen Caladium Lobelia Feverfew Bleeding Heart Toad Lily Meadowsweet Miss Indigo Primrose Astilbe Pulmonaria (Lungwort) Yellow Coryda
[Lamium--this and Lily of the Valley are my favorite ground covers for shade.] Lamium (dead nettles) is a great shade perennial and ground cover that spreads rapidly and does well with little sun.
Great article on overcoming difficult gardening locations. Description: Shade-Loving Plants - Working With Challenging Garden Styles
Pink impatiens - What to Plant in the Shade - Sunset Mobile
"Jack Frost" has green leaves heavily overlaid with silver. "Hadspen Cream" offers green leaves edged in creamy white. somewhat short-lived, but tends to self-seed. pair with forget-me-not for blue on blue combo.
(For the East side of the house) Flowering Shade Garden Ideas Lungwort plant--wierd name--pretty plant!
Top Plants for a Stunning Shade Garden. Captions include why the planting works and plant names and variety.
Showy Shade Gardens Wonderful tips and ideas!
Foxglove : tall flowering plant for part shade
If you live on a property that is shady all day long, then you may be lamenting the fact that you can’t easily grow sun-loving flowers such as daisies or
A fantastic list of shade garden plants (rhododendron)