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Asahi Aspidistra. Cast Iron plant. Tough foliage plant that thrives even in deep shade…broad strappy evergreen leaves to 2' tall and 5" wide are dramatically frosted white from mid leaf to the tips. Slowly spreads eventually forming a dense clump.

Aspidistra elatior 'asahi' Tough foliage plant that thrives even in deep shade…broad strappy evergreen leaves to tall and wide are dramatically frosted white from mid leaf to the tips. Slowly spreads eventually forming a dense clump.

Shade: Fern and Asti Beautiful gorgeous amazing

I don't usually like astilbe but this is pretty. Purple astilbe shade perennial flowers Combination of fern and Astilbe leaf textures, with the soft purple flowers for contrast.

Clethra alnifolia Hummingbird --- Summersweet is an eastern native shrub useful because it takes full shade and heavy, wet soil. Grows 3ft. by 4ft. & blooms in July- Aug. with white bottlebrush flowers that attract pollinators. Leafs out late, so intersperse it with spring bloomers. Leaves turn lovely yellow in fall. z. 3-9

Clethra alnifolia Hummingbird --- Summersweet Grows by & blooms in July- Aug. with white bottlebrush flowers that attract pollinators. Leafs out late, so intersperse it with spring bloomers. Leaves turn lovely yellow in fall.