Can you tell I love HOSTAS? Bright Leaves for a Dark Corner -- The yellow and gold leaves brighten this dark corner. Here the variegations echo the brighter solid-color varieties planted nearby.
Delphinium 'Bluebird' Zone 3-7
succulent table runner
Large-flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum) by ER Post, via Flickr
Yarrow - Achillea x 'Coronation Gold' (attracts butterflies) http://www.monrovia.com/plant-catalog/plants/21/coronation-gold-yarrow.php
Gardening with Clematis: Design and Cultivation
Ferns and Halcyon Hosta
Pteridophyllum racemosum Plant from Japan, hardy