One container, 4 ways! Here's how to change out that one container by your front door or garage for each of the seasons. http://emfl.us/oCLd
10 wonderful winter containers - Canadian Gardening
Natural Beauty 2010 - AH&L
Lavender in a pot. Comes back every year. Just prune back. Loves the sun.
The simple grey urn is a good foil for the purple & green plants.
Garden focal point