Hot colors and cool turquoise generally don’t mix

1. ‘New Look’ celosia (Celosia argentea ‘New Look’, annual)

2. ‘Starbini’ creeping zinnia (Sanvitalia speciosa ‘Starbini’, annual)

Hot colors and cool turquoise generally don’t mix, unless you want to evoke a sense of the tropics. And what better mood to strike with a summer container? These colorful pots cool down the hot reds and yellows of the flowers they hold.

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