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Whether you have a border on the north side of your house or under the bows of large trees, the choice of plants that will please themselves without direct sunlight is most interesting. 

Shade-loving and woodland plants are often slow-growing but usually long-lived.​  We have a special fondness for them and have many species and cultivars  we can offer you.   Others are being propagated and will be available soon. Let us know if you are looking for something particular.

​Available now are the following :


Aconitum carmichaellii
var. fischeri
A. napellus
     'Stainless Steel'
A. septentrionale 'Ivorine'
A. 'Sparks Variety'
A. uncinatum
A. vulparia

Actaea japonica
A. rubifolia
A. simplex
   'Prichard's Giant'
    'White Pearl'

Anemone nemorosa 'Royal Dutch Pink Flush'
A. tomentosa 'Robustissima'

Aralia cashmerica
A. spinosa

Aruncus aethusifolius
A. hybrides
     'Misty Lace'
     'Southern White'
A. sinensis 'Zweiweltenkind'

Asarum canadense

A. europaeum

Astilboides tabularis

Astrantia major
    ''Gwaun Valley'
    'Snow Star'

   'Sunningdale Variegated'

Athyrium filix-femina
    'Vernoniae Cristata'
A. X 'Ghost'

Brunnera macrophylla
    'Hadspen Cream'
    'Jack Frost'

Cardamine heptaphylla
C. pentaphylla

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'
C. siderosticha 'Variegata'

Chelone obliqua
C. lyonii

Convallaria transcaucasica

Diphylleia cymosa

Epimedium pubigerum 'Orangekönigin'

Erythronium tuolumnense 'Pagoda'

Filipendula koreana
F. ulmaria 'Aurea'

Geranium nodosum
G. phaeum
    'Lividus Majus'
    'Lily Lovell'

Gillenia trifoliata

Hosta gracillima 'Variegata'
H. lancifolia
H. hybrides
    'Pandora's Box'
    'Piedmont Gold'
    'Sum and Substance'
    'Sun Power'


Iris cristata

Kirengeshoma palmata

Lamium orvala
    f. alba

Ligularia japonica
L. X yoshizoeana 'Palmatiloba'
L. Hybrides
    'Eva Heimann'
    'Gregynog Gold'
    'Little Treasure'

Meehania urticifolia

Meehania cordata

Mukdenia rossii

Omphalodes verna

Persicaria bistorta
    sbsp. carnea

Podophyllum hexandrum

Polygonatum biflorum
P. curvistylum
P. X hybridum 'Variegatum'
P.  hybrides
    'Grace Barker'

Primula japonica

Pulmonaria angustifolia 'Azurea'

P. 'Opal'

Rodgersia aesculifolia
Rodgersia sambucifolia 'Mountain Select'
R. podophylla

Saruma henryi

Scopolia carniolica

Trachystemon orientalis

Triosteum pinnatifidum

Uvularia grandiflora


Waldteinia geoides
W. ternata

Wulfenia carinthiaca

No need to compromise when the sun doesn't shine bright!

TActaea simplex  'Brunette'

Astrantia X  'Gwaun Valley'

Erythronium tuolumnense 'Pagoda'.

Uvularia grandiflora 'Pallida'

Polygonatum 'Betgerg'

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