Steely blue, bronze, and deep purple make for a dramatic mix in this container combo designed by Miyako Kinoshita in New Milford, Connecticut. The plants in this combo include ‘Sweet Caroline Bronze’ sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas ‘Sweet Caroline Bronze’, USDA Hardiness Zone 11), purple alternathera (Alternanthera dentata cv., Zones 9-11), ‘Inky Fingers’ coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Inky Fingers’, Zone 11), euphorbia (Euphorbia cv., Zones 4-11), and ‘Splash’ coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Splash’, Zone 11).
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