|I've long since lost the tags, so I'm unsure except for the Mukdenia (top right) and Heuchera 'Sashay' (bottom right)|
They're similar to Hydrangeas in the sense that they've been given the "shade-lover" moniker. While this is partly true, putting them in a spot where they get some direct sun brings out the best colors.
|Heucherella 'Buttered Rum' in July|
The second, newer area consists of a combination of Epimedium and ferns, with the Heuchs in the spot that gets the most direct sun late in the day.
|Heuchera 'Lava Lamp' at left; Heucherella 'Buttered Rum' at right.|
|Epimedium 'Domino' puts on a flower show that is complemented by Heuchera 'Lava Lamp' in the background.|
|I like to station Coleus in the shade beds and here an unnamed Coleus shines a light on Heuchera 'Delta Dawn'.|