Star-shaped blossoms are nearly engulfed in deep purple spotting. - Containers 2017
Tricyrtis formosana 'Spotted Toad' (TOAD LILY) - Deservedly becoming a popular group of plants, with flowers compared by many to orchids. For me they still resemble passion flowers, with similar stigmas. They like a moist, humusy soil in light shade to deep shade.
Tricyrtis Formosana, Toad Lily, Purple flowers, flowers for shade, Fall perennial, Shade perennial
They are reminiscent of orchids. Toad lily blooms in early autumn along arching stems to 2 or 3 feet tall. Plants grow to 2 feet wide. They make subtle, but exotic specimens for woodland borders and shady house plantings
What to Plant in Your Fall Flower Gardens
A member of the sunflower family, black-eyed Susan blooms with cheerful flowers…