For the path, cement stepping-stones dyed and cast to resemble the cross-sections of large tree trunks. Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans' on the left, 'Nova Zembla' in red at right. Foreground: cranesbill geranium hybrids & variegated hostas.
Lovely combination of 'Gold Standard' Hosta, European Ginger, and Boxwood
Hostas liriope Japanese maples Marjorie Harris Toronto garden ; Gardenista
perennial shade garden
Stunning Shade Gardens - The Happy Housie
Tall Glass of Water: Dreaming of Green. This would be beautiful in the front
Hostas front yard
Add rhododendrons & perennials in front of evergreens