What perennials are good for shade gardens?

(Question)

I have a front garden that is almost always in shade. What perennials can you suggest? Besides lily of the valley and bleeding heart and hosta and hydrangea?

(Answer)

You will be pleased to learn that the Toronto Master Gardeners have prepared a handy Gardening Guide to Perennials for Shade in Dry or Moist Areas and it can be found on this site by clicking here! You will find many options for your shady garden.