Looking for plants that flourish in part sun and shade in Winnipeg ? Part sun and shade is getting 4-6 Hrs or less of direct sun daily.
Dancing Wind is an easy care cultivar with a striking display of colourful foliage from late summer until frost. The summer foliage is yellow-green, accented with red. As the season progresses, the foliage reliably turns from red to deep scarlet. ‚Dancing Wind‚ is shorter than its parent plant (Andropogon gerardii ‚Indian Warrior), and tends to stay more upright.
Every bit as charming as the pink form, D. s. 'Alba' forms large, bushy clumps of powdery-light green foliage comprised of cut or lobed leaves on fleshy stems. In late spring, chains of puffy, white, heart-shaped flowers dangle beneath the arching, leafless stems.
Old-fashioned Bleeding Hearts form large, bushy clumps of powdery-green foliage comprised of cut or lobed leaves on fleshy stems. In late spring, chains of puffy heart-shaped flowers with rose-pink petals and white tips dangle beneath the arching, leafless stems. These racemes make delightful additions to fresh bouquets, lasting about 2 weeks in a vase.
Vigorous semi-evergreen climber with masses of stunning, flaming scarlet, tubular flowers that open to reveal orange throats. Produced in succession from early summer to fall, they eventually give way (in hot summers) to small, bright red berries. Magnets for hummingbirds
Gigantic, heart-shaped, blue-green leaves are of heavy substance and are very slug resistant Leaf petioles stand upright holding the leaves horizontally, then cascade downward forming a beautiful mound of foliage Light lavender flowers are held attractively above the foliage on 48" scapes in midsummer
Spinach green leaves with a hint of blue and deep golden-yellow margins measuring 1/8" to 1/2" wide Margins hold their color all season long. The broadly ovate leaves are slightly puckered Pale lavender flowers appear on 40" scapes in mid to late summer
This large selection has powdery blue-green, wavy leaves, forming an upright vase-shaped mound distinguishing it from other Hosta. Lavender flowers appear in mid to late summer on even taller stems. Excellent specimen. Suitable also for planting in mixed containers or tubs.
One of the first hostas to come up in the spring Medium green leaves with wavy, white margins and gray-green streaks at the junction of the margin and center; may lose its variegation temporarily in containers during the hottest part of the season Pale lavender flowers appear on 31-45 inch scapes in midsummer
Flat-topped clusters of creamy-white flowers Fruit starts off pinkish-red maturing to bluish-black The fruit ripens in the fall and is highly attractive to birds Textured, velvety, green leaves turn reddish-purple in the fall Upright, rounded, multi-stemmed habit Bloom Time: Spring
One of the few ornamental grasses that grows well in shade. It typically forms a low, dense (to 16" tall) of very thin (1/5" wide), arching, flat , dark green grass blades (to 2' long). Numerous flower stems rise in summer from the foliage mound to a height of 3' bearing wide, airy panicles (to 20" long) of tiny, variably-coloured flowers (tones of gold, silver, purple and green)
‘Mertyann’ is best grown in a loamy soil with full to partial sun. Summer flowering spirea will flower with a good flush in late spring, and sporadically during the summer. To promote a second flush of bloom, remove spent flowers by pinching or light shearing. Pruning for shape should be done in early spring to allow the flower buds to form.