Yellow and Blue Foliage Combo for Shade Garden

The plant combination for a mixed border looks great for months on end—with its reliance on attractive foliage of varied texture, size, and color, it remains attractive from early spring through late fall.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8
Exposure: Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade, Part Shade
Water Needs: Average

Design Considerations

Style: Northwest Eclectic, Woodland
Features: Fabulous Foliage, Varied Foliage, Texture, and Form, Low Maintenance
Focus: Mixed Border, Pleasing Seasonal Flow
Seasons of Interest: Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low


In the private home garden of Darcy Daniels, creator of eGardenGo and designer with Bloomtown Gardens.

Plants In this Combo