Hostas are great for shade, every spring they come out and take their place with colour and style in every leaf. Halcyon is a smaller leafed hosta with heart-shaped powdery bluish-green leaves. It's thick leaves make it less palatable for pesky slugs.
Cold Hardiness - Accepting temperatures down to -34C. Sizing - 16" tall and 30" wide. Location - Half sun to Full shade, protected areas are better, soils can range, a bit of summer moisture help will keep it maintained nicely.