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Heuchera Varieties

Many of Coral Bells Heuchera varieties including Palace Purple Heuchera, Heuchera Maxima, Heuchera Encore, Heuchera Velvet Night

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Heuchera Plant - Growing, Planting, Seeds, Care

Heuchera plants, Coral Bells, have low growing colorful evergreen foliage and spikes of flowers to 2ft. tall

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Bluebell Flowers - Propagating, Growing, Bluebells Bulbs in Shade

Bluebell flowers are popular for spring and a natural native wild flower for shade. Blue flowers with purple blue leaves the Bluebell is good for planting under trees

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Ajuga Plants - Fast Growing Groundcover Perennial

Ajuga make colorful ground cover for shade gardens. AKA Bugleweed. Ajuga low growing evergreen perennial plants. Ajuga Chocolate Chip is popular

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Celandine Poppy Flower Care - Wood Poppy

Celandine Poppy, also known as Wood Poppy, is a woodland plant with yellow orange flowers rising to 3 feet tall and 3 feet wide, 1m x 1m. Stylophorum diphyllum

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Blue Lobelia Plant - Shade Garden Herbaceous Perennial

Great Blue Lobelia has deep blue flowers in late summer. How to grow Lobelia, planting and Lobelia care, propagation, seeds, shade, and soil

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Five Fingered Maidenhair Fern - Adiantum pedatum L., Pteridaceae. Shade Garden Fern Plant

Adiantum pedatum L common names American maidenhair fern, northern maidenhair fern, Five Fingered Maidenhair fern, Five finger fern. Genus Adiantum

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Evergreen Maidenhair Fern - Adiantum venustum Shade Fern Plant

Adiantum venustum Maidenhair fern fronds have an ovate shape made up of fan shaped parts on dark to black shiny stems, attractive shade groundcover 25cm

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Dutchmans Breeches - Flowers named after the trousers worn in the Middle ages

Dutchmans Breeches is an early bloomer, March through May, then they disappear just as the other flowers are waking up in Spring

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Coleus Varieties

There are many of Coleus varieties including the most popular one Coleus Forskohlii, Coleus Blumei, Coleus Black Prince, Coleus Black Beauty, Coleus Mint Mocha, Coleus Dark Star, Coleus Merlins Magic, ColeusJuliet Quartermain...

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