Damp Shade

Plants that grow well in shade with soils that are often damp to wet but not waterlogged.

18 Products

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    More recent and beautiful selection with subtly marked golden yellow narrow foliage slowly creating slightly pendulous mounds of evergreen foliage. Especially good for damp and shady spots where it can make dense cover. Average to moist soil. Best out of strong sun. Height 30cm – 40cm.  

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    Understated and quietly beautiful golden yellow variegated narrow leaves slowly create slightly pendulous mounds of long lived refined evergreen foliage. Especially good for damp and shady spots where it can make dense groundcover. Average to moist soil. Best out of strong sun. Height 30cm – 40cm. Evergreen

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    Slowly increasing clumps of attractive white and green narrow foliage which can be slightly pendulous towards the tips. Especially great for damp and shady spots where it can make dense evergreen cover. Average to moist soil. Best out of strong sun. Height; 30cm – 40cm.

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    A rather lovely, durable and adaptable native sedge with dark green leaves that forms gracefully drooping mounds of invaluable more or less evergreen foliage. Small soft yellow flowers in spring. Happy in some sun or shady positions. Tolerates most soils except very dry in sun. Height; 35cm – 50cm.

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    Bowles golden sedge. A selected native, especially vibrant in the spring, forming graceful clumps of bright gold and green striped foliage  that is topped with attractive flowers. Avoid hot dry positions. Best in average to damp soils. Can be grown as a pond marginal. Height; 55cm – 75cm.

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    Subtly attractive creamy yellow and green striped foliage gradually create tough and long lived rounded mounds of evergreen foliage. Happy in sun or shade. Soil not too wet. Height; 30cm – 50cm.

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    A distinctive selection that produces mounds of lime green to yellow foliage that gradually deepens to golden yellow as the season progresses. Best in light shade. Soil not too dry. Height; 30cm – 50cm.

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    Palm sedge. Slowly increasing mounds of architectural, narrow light green leaves & brown pom pom like flowerheads during summer. Happy in sun or light shade. Average to damp soils. Height; 50cm – 60cm.

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    Selected form of the palm sedge, Carex muskingumensis,with green foliage and subtle narrowly yellow margins gradually appearing as the season progresses. Happy in some sun or light shade. Average to damp soils. Height; 50cm – 60cm.

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    Greater Tussock Sedge. A native of the UK and Europe this sedge forms large mounds of attractive gently pendulous green foliage, and as they mature gradually form a distinctive central trunk. Will grow in a range of soil types and from occasional damp to waters edge. Happiest in open conditions it may tolerate some light shade. Height; 1.2 – 1.5m.

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    Native sedge which can form dense clumps of tough dark green pendulous foliage. Tall graceful flowering stems with drooping yellow catkin like flowers. Sun, shade, wet or dry. Great for tough conditions but can re-seed vigorously. Height; 1.2m – 1.5m (up to 1.8m in flower in good soils).

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    A lovely native sedge forming attractive mounds of bright green leaves which can be topped with short widely spaced pale yellow flower spikes in spring. Long lived, durable, and will do well in some sun or shade. Soils not too dry. Height; 30cm – 50cm.