Create a low maintenance flower bed that will thrive in the shade!
Shade Flower Garden
Best Flowering Shade Plants
Marigolds, blue lobelia, verbena, petunias, coleus, and dusty miller. You could easily re-create this on a smaller scale.
Three Dogs in a Garden: One Simple Change..coleus
26 Beautiful Plants That Grow in Shade
Sweet Woodruff This is a perfect shade loving plant if you have a shady, difficult spot you want to cover. These white flowers will bloom in May and June. They are simple and even smell great too!
impatiens Grow impatiens flowers in well-drained soil enriched by humus. Although impatiens flowers can, with sufficient water, be grown in partial sun in northerly regions, their great virtue is that they thrive in the shade.
A good list of shade plants
Astilbe in a border makes a fabulous show grows equally well in full sun/partial shade. .LOVE this bright pink!
22 perennials that like shade.