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Native to Oregon and N. California. Thrives in moist shade. Pink flower in spring before foliage. 3 to 5 ft. x 3 to 5 ft. Full to partial shade. Zone 5-8.

Darmera pelata

Oregon Umbrella Plant

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Very ornamental, bushy plant with graceful, arching stems. Small yellowish flowers in summer. A source of yellow dye. Easily grown. 3 to 7 ft.

Datisca cannabina

False Hemp

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Furry rhizomes, like squirrel's feet that creep over soil surface. Zones 7b to 10b. Best in shade.

Davallia trichomanoides

Squirrel's Foot Fern

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Shade-loving, but will thrive anywhere. In summer, bears shining purplish or silvery spike-lets.10 to 16 ins. Clumping habit. Shade.

Descampsia flexuosa

Wavy Hair Grass

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Mostly evergreen clumps of yellow-green fine-textured foliage. Attractive flowers. Partial shade to shade.

Descampsia flexuosa 'Aurea'

Golden Wavy Hair Grass

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Masses of rose-purple pea-like flowers. 2-6 ft. Attracts hummingbirds, bees and butterflies. Best in sun. Zone 7.

Desmodium canadense

Showy Tick Trefoil

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Biennial. Blue-green foliage with dark fragrant flowers. Grows to 12 inches. Best in sun. All zones.

Dianthus barbatus 'Sooty'

Black-Flowered Sweet William

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Yellow flowers with reddish tips. Will climb 6 feet a year. Zone 4-7. Sun to partial shade.

Dicentra scandens 'Golden Tears'

Climbing Golden Tears

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Yellow flowers with reddish tips. Will climb 6 feet a year. Zone 4-7. Sun to partial Shade.

Dicliptera suberecta (aka Jacobinia)

Uruguayan Firecracker Flower

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Evergreen to 16 inches, white flowers. Prefers shade to partial sun. Tolerates dry soil. Zone 7.

Disporopsis pernyi

Dwarf Solomon Seal

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Slow-growing, spreading evergreen shrub with small burgundy witch hazel-like flowers in Winter. 3 X 6 ft. Zone 7. Sun to partial Shade.

Distylium myricoides 'Lucky Charm'

Myrtle Leafed Distylium

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Black to dark purple flowers in late spring to early summer. 4-6 ft. POISONOUS if eaten. Sun or partial shade.

Dracunculus vulgaris

Dragon Flower

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