Hammamelis (witch hazel)

Best winter shade plants

Discover the best shade-loving plants to grow for winter flowers, scent, berries and evergreen foliage.

A spectacular shady garden in winter relies upon the presence of plants with berries, seed heads, flowers, evergreen foliage or architectural beauty.

For plants with bright, scented flowers, try growing witch hazel and mahonia, planted near a path where you can enjoy the fragrant blooms. 

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