Climbers for a shady wall or fence. Rosa 'Wedding Day' Rosa 'Wedding Day' is a fast-growing and fragrant rambler rose, perfect for covering a house wall or boundary in partial shade. Ivy. Ivy will cope in the deepest shade. Honeysuckle. Star jasmine. Clematis viticella. Chinese Virginia creeper. Clematis alpina.
Top five plants for shady walls: Garrya elliptica 'James Roof' AGM. Hedera helix 'Oro di Bogliasco' (v) AGM. Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris AGM. Lonicera japonica 'Halliana' AGM. Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' AGM.
Climbing plants can do the important job of breaking up the garden visually around and above eye level.. Rosa 'New Dawn' is one of the very best climbers.