When it comes to the shady part of your garden you can't beat Hosta's. Not only are these truely hardy for Calgarys harsh climate these wonderful plants offer a wonderful range of beautiful foliage options that will be outstanding from Spring until the Fall. While they all do bloom in whites and lavender they are prized for their fantastic foliage. From Blues to Greens, Whites to Yellows and so many varigation options it will make your head spin! There surely will be atleast one or many to tickle your fancy in that shady location!