Stonecrop is a late-blooming perennial that can last well past a few frosts. Its foliage ranges from icy blue-green to dark burgundy. And its thick, fleshy leaves and flowers look great next to airy plants and grasses with a finer texture. 'Thunderhead' is the variety shown here and is stunning next to dainty pink blooms.
Cherry Lemonade Coreopsis: Bright, feathery golden foliage with cherry red flowers all summer long! The startling color combination combined with its low, compact habit, make this a dramatic standout in any container or border garden. Plant in containers in northern gardens and bring indoors for winter. Grows 8-9″ tall. Full sun.
A great foliage border gives a garden a rich, layered look that doesn’t depend on flowers for dramatic effect. The key to success: Pick the right blend of shrubs and small trees whose leaves and branches create contrasts in color, texture, shape, and size