|Shade plants around ponds - May 11, 2005
(in evening filtered sunlight).
From top to bottom:
Azalea: (bright pink) growing in a very shaded location - just beginning to bloom.
Myosotis: (Forget-me-not) also tolerates deep shade. Reseeds easily.
Hosta: Beautiful leaves, outlined in white all season, with elegant pale purple flowers in June/July.
Fragaria Frel: (pink panda) just beginning to flower amongst the rocks.
Ajuga Reptans: Ground cover with blue spiked flowers. Later the leaves turn deep copper.
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