(Bugleweed) Attractive smaller-scale groundcover with glossy, near-black, scalloped leaves. Shocking violet-blue flowers appear on short spikes in spring. Stays compact without growth regulators.
Full Sun to Full Shade | Zones: 4-10 | Blooms Mid to Late SpringLearn More
(Hollyhock) This series of stable, straight color, single flowered hollyhocks is the result of nearly 20 years of development. 'Blacknight' has deep black-purple flowers. These plants are truly perennial, not biennial.
Full Sun | Zones: 3-9 | Blooms in MidsummerLearn More
(Big Bluestem) Big Bluestem come into prime earlier than other ornamental grasses. This variety emerges deep green to dark purple and deepens to near black by fall. A foot shorter than ‘Indian Warrior'.
Full Sun | Zones: 3-9 | Blooms in Late SummerLearn More
(Black Snakeroot) Deep bronze-purple, dissected leaves form a dense, upright clump. Greener in full shade. Fragrant, bottlebrush flowers open mauve-pink, then lighten to white. Distinctive specimen for partial shade.
Part Sun to Full Shade | Zones: 4-8 | Blooms Late Summer to Early FallLearn More
(Lenten Rose) 2½-3”, single flowers with shades of black that include deep grey, jet black, and black-purple.
Full Sun to Full Shade | Zones: 4-9 | Blooms from Early to Mid SpringLearn More
(Coral Bells) Forms a dense habit of shiny, jet black leaves with scalloped, ruffled edges and rosy-purple undersides. Keeps its intense black color even in full sun. White flowers are held in pink calyxes.
Full Sun to Full Shade | Zones: 4-9 | Blooms in MidsummerLearn More
(Rose Mallow) Incredibly dark, near-black leaves are oval shaped and pack the habit for a very full appearance. 8-9” rich, deep red flowers. The red and black colors perfectly complement each other. Bright green calyxes starkly contrast the dark foliage.
Full to Part Sun | Zones: 4-9 | Blooms from Midsummer to Early FallLearn More
(Crapemyrtle) Notably dark foliage; one of the darkest leaved Lagerstroemia we offer. Leaves have red undertones, especially near the tips of the stems. In late summer to early fall, bright fuchsia-pink flowers are produced over the fully rounded, compact habit.
Full Sun | Zones: 6-9 | Blooms Late Summer to Early FallLearn More
(Black Mondo Grass) Grass-like plant forms a compact, dense clump of nearly jet black foliage. Looks much like a black Liriope. Short spikes of light purple to white flowers are followed by purplish-black berries in fall.
Full Sun to Part Shade | Zones: 5-9 | Blooms in Early to MidsummerLearn More
(Beardtongue) A combination of dark foliage and soft lavender flowers with white interiors. From a distance, the flowers look completely white. Compared to ‘Blackbeard', this is a taller, fuller plant with lighter colored flowers.
Full Sun | Zones: 3-8 | Blooms Early to MidsummerLearn More
(Autumn Stonecrop) Forms a strictly upright habit of dark black-purple, semi-glossy succulent leaves. Small clusters of light mauve-pink flowers are produced on deep red stems. The narrow base and a vase-like habit combine well with shorter companions in a limited space.
Full Sun | Zones: 3-9 | Blooms Late Summer to Early FallLearn More
(Hen & Chicks) This hardy succulent has green centers with dark, black-red tips.
Full Sun | Zones: 3-8 | Blooms in MidsummerLearn More