15+ Shrubs For Shade Zone 5. Shrubs that grow in shade are a diverse lot. I need to fill in the beds on the front of my house.
Therefore, any plants chosen for shady areas must also tolerate temperatures well below zero. Shrubs help add structure to the garden. Azaleas — another great choice for shady spots — are in the same genus as rhododendrons.
Our favorite hydrangeas for growing in the shade are the endless summer, let's dance, and tuff stuff.
Yew shrub hedge for shade performs beautifully in shady location. I need to fill in the beds on the front of my house. Full sun to full shade; I already have red twig dogwoods, azaleas and a burning bush.