Garden Design with Hosta and Ground Cover. Here are some of the Hosta and ground cover shade plants in my yard that are doing well. Weâ€™ve had a lot of rain lately making everything lush and green. Hosta are a popular shade plant and we planted a variety of them in the far corner of the front yard under three tall pine trees. Our Garden Design with Hosta and Ground Cover Please note: You are currently browsing img hosta garden ideas 28 that is 736x680px in size. This image is listed in hosta garden design ideas category. Our Garden Design with Hosta and Ground Cover, 736x680 in 174.10 KB.