Plants for Shade

These plants will thrive in shady locations, and generally will not tolerate much direct sun.Β 

Plants are listed alphabetically by Latin name. Icons indicate our rating 🌻,  favorites ❀️,  and deer-resistant  🦌 selections. Toxic ☠️ plants are also noted. Some plants we have removed 🏳️ for one reason or another. See the Plants page for an explanation of symbols.