Best annuals for pots. If you have a sunny spot on your patio deck or porch and or need an accent for a bright spot in your garden a container garden is perfect for you. The flowers are often bicolour. It boasts pendulous bell shaped flowers in rich shades of rose cream and purple. Florists chrysanthemum is a go to staple for cool season color.
The best flowers for containers can be found in the annual or bedding plants section of the garden center. While they only live one summer theyll bloom the entire season. A staple of hanging containers and other planters for many years fuchsia is a hummingbird magnet. Written by johanna silver.
Blooming in late summer to early fall sedum is easy to grow in containers preferring good drainage and full sun though most will tolerate some shade. Container gardening is a super easy way to dress up your front porch add a splash of color to shady areas or cope with poor soil in your yard. Many plants thrive in containers. 9 best plants for colorful containers.
Add a dramatic pop of color to your home or garden with these vibrant choices for containers sunset september 12 2012 1 of 9 photo by thomas j. The most important thing is good drainage says barbara wise author of container gardening for all seasons. There are a vast array of sedums with different textures and flowers.