Spectacular Container Gardens: White Flowers & Dark Foliage - Southern Living - A blank wall becomes a work of art with the addition of a planter. White flowers and black-green foliage are dramatic, echoing the Gothic style of the planter's ironwork.
For window backyard, living room, closest to chimney Window boxes are not just for sunny locations. The caladiums, dieffenbachia, and yellow coleus in this box light up a very shady spot. The trailing licorice is surprisingly tolerant of shade.
Flower Rocket - The effortless way to grow flowers! Enjoy colorful annuals all summer long by slipping the pod in a pot of soil, then water - how easy is that? Website has other interesting ideas, from pods to rolls of seeds.
This lush planter reflects the proven "thriller, filler, spiller" recipe that puts a tall plant in the center, mounding plants on the sides, and trailing plants flowing over the edges. will do in front of my kitchen window :)