Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), is native to woodlands and a shade loving perennial. The name bleeding heart describes the unique flowers, which resemble tiny pink or white hearts with drops of blood at the bottom.
20 Colorful Plants for Shade Gardens Amethyst flower (Browallia hybrids): If you love blue flowers, this annual is a must. Amethyst flower has star-shaped blooms of brilliant blue and sky blue, as well as violet and white.
No story on colorful shade plants is complete without including coleus, even though their flowers are insignificant. This amazing annual comes in a crazy quilt mixture of foliage of different colors and shapes that you can play with in your garden.
Jenny Foxglove's Gothic Garden - Poker Primrose, a dazzling and different late-spring bloomer! An unusual alternative to grape hyacinth with vivid flower spikes that open from the bottom up. Grows tall in part shade.