Container #3..... Love the hot colors. This large terra cotta pot holds a purple passion flower, orange monkey flowers and a flowering maple. The choice of colors it pretty bold, but I think it works well in this flowering container garden. The passion flower climbs up a trellis which gives the design some needed height.
Container Plantings in the Shade Yield a Spectacular Garden: You don't need a lot of sun or even access to the soil to have a lovely garden. Read more here http://www.finegardening.com/how-to/articles/container-plantings-shade-yield-spectacular-garden.aspx
This sensational container garden is composed of two coleus varieties, one red and one chartreuse; a pale pink Dragonwing begonia, deep pink calibrachoa; red gerbera daisy; and variegated Duranta, and golden Lysimachia. The repeated theme of chartreuse foliage is what holds this complicated composition together.
Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity. - Gardening Dreams