12 Houseplants That Can Survive Even the Darkest Corners. Patterned leaves make this plant a great decoration for any room, but you should remember that it does poorly in direct sunlight. Calathea likes darkened space.
Large green leaves with chartreuse margins adorn the Abiqua Moonbeam Hosta, which is a sport of August Moon Hosta. Great for shady borders as well as container plants. Hosta are easy to grow and add a burst of color to shady spots! Thsi variety is.
Red Stonecrop (Sedum Spurium 'Schorbuser Blut') - a very attractive border plant that does not mind the shade & can be used as a ground cover under trees & shrubs.plant a ground cover under the east trees and eliminate remulching every year.