22 Perennials for Shade (Plants and Flowers) Possibly good for front pots?
[Lamium--this and Lily of the Valley are my favorite ground covers for shade.] Lamium (dead nettles) is a great shade perennial and ground cover that spreads rapidly and does well with little sun.
15 Stunning Perennials That Thrive in the Shade | This list of easy to grow shade perennials is perfect for ground covers under bushes or trees in your garden.
Shade perennials can be colorful and interesting. If you want to create a perennial shade garden, consider some of these great plants.