A. 'Bower Beauty' is a beautiful dwarf form of the Bower Wattle growing 0.5 - 1.2m x 0.5 - 1.2m with pendulous foliage and bronze new growth. A. 'Bower Beauty' is a very hardy low maintenance plant that is useful in any garden style from formal landscapes through to native bushland or rocky embankments. Also excellent as a container or tub specimen. More info at www.pma.com.au!
Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Atropurpurea Nana' is a dwarf version of this deciduous shrub and suitable for creating low hedges. It has an Award of Garden Merit from the RHS. It likes to be grown in full sun or partial shade where it will make 0.5-1m in height and spread.
Ostrich ferns, Heuchera (deep burgundy leaves peaking out from under a Hosta) and Pulmonaria (the spotted leaf tucked under one of the Hosta). All these plants are great options for part-shade and shade
Keep the fern in the same pots they come in, every other day submerge them in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 1/2 cup of epson salts amp; 3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry... ferns will be dark green, glossy, and 3x3 by September from ferns that start out with 7 fronds in May.