This tall orange arrangement stands bright against the gray home, drawing visitors toward the recessed doorway. Use plants like this bright canna and coleus in combinations that need to be seen from a distance. They work as social cues for visitors, and they add a soft touch hard hedges.

Designed by Todd Holloway

 

1. Sky Fire coleus

(Solenostemon scutellarioides 'Sky Fire', Zones 12-13)

2. Tropicanna® canna

(Canna indica 'Phasion', Zones 8-11)

3. Purple fountain grass

(Pennisetum staceum 'Rubrum', Zones 8-11)

4. Eternal Flame® cuphea

(Cuphea 'Eternal Flame', Zones 7-10)

5. Callie® Orange calibrachoa

(Calibrochoa 'Callie Orange', annual)

6. 'Sweet Caroline Purple' sweet potato vine

(Ipomoea batatas 'Sweet Caroline Purple', Zone 11)

7. Sunset Strip® coleus

(Solenostemon scutellarioides 'UF06-12-19', Zones 12-13

 

 

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