Tag Archive: Annual Color

Coleus

COOL CHOICE FOR COOL WEATHER: COLOR-SPLASHED COLEUS

Cooler temps and shorter days are knocking at the door, which means it’s time to start thinking about which winter annuals you’ll add to your Southwest Florida garden. Looking for something glam with a bit of feisty attitude? For ArtisTree’s landscape designers, the comely coleus is a brilliant choice. Coleus,…

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Pentas

PENTAS WILL MAKE BUTTERFLIES AND HEARTS FLUTTER.

Are you searching for a hummingbird or butterfly-loving plant for your Southwest Florida garden? If so, search no more--pentas is your plant. Africa-native pentas comes in many colors to suit any gardener’s desire (red, white, lavender, purple and shades of pink) and some are even two-toned. Dark green (somewhat furry),…

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annual bed

ARTISTREE SALUTES THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE.

It’s not too late for July 4th plantings, but please don’t tell my wife because it will start a revolution and I’ll have to surrender my barbecue tongs. However, if you have some time and want to go all out without spending a lot of money, consider a patriotic color combination…

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