For Shade and Ground Cover

For Shade and Ground Cover

All of these plants will do very well in part or full shade, and in moist but well-drained soil.
7 products
  1. Starting at £4.95

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    Erigeron karvinskianus

    Have you got some steps, paths or walls you want softening with curtains of daisies? That's exactly what this wonderful plant – Erigeron karvinskianus – is for. It flowers for about nine months of the year and gently self-sows into all the nooks and crannies. A brilliant value plant…

  2. £19.50

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    Hydrangea paniculata 'Vanille Fraise'

    Creamy white, pink-tipped cone shaped flowers appear on arching stems in late summer. The flower colours deepen as they age, the tips turn a delicate pink, deepening to a rich red in autumn.

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    Hydrangea paniculata 'Wim's Red'

    This delicate yet statuesque hydrangea goes through a wonderful change of colours, starting cream with a deep red stem, deepening to rich pink and finishing a beautiful pewter. I've just put several of these into my new Dutch yard.

  4. £11.50

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    Helleborus niger 'Christmas Carol'

    Helleborus 'Christmas Carol' has been chosen as it flowers earlier than Helleborus niger, and often in time for Christmas. It produces glowing white blooms from winter through to spring, which fade to blush-pink as they age. Althought this may flower in time for Christmas, this cannot be…

  5. £15.95

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    Helleborus niger 'Verboom Beauty'

    From around Christmas through to early spring, this hellebore produces pure white flowers on dark green evergreen foliage. Happy in a sheltered spot in the garden, in a pot on the patio or terrace, or in a cool conservatory.

  6. £23.95

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    Helleborus x atrorubens

    A hardy herbaceous hellebore with purple-red, nodding flowers. It flowers early, from mid-winter, all the way through spring, making it ideal to bring indoors to be enjoyed over the winter period. Even after the flowers are over they have persistent lime green calyces, which will happily pass for…

  7. Starting at £10.95

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    Helleborus x sahinii 'Winter Bells'

    Grown as a houseplant, cut flower or border perennial for dappled shade, this newly bred hellebore flowers almost all year – I love it!

Flower Plants for Shade and Ground Cover at Sarah Raven

Ground-cover plants transform a garden, carpeting the soil with colour and excluding weeds.

Our plants also come with free planting instructions.