Use a massive gathering of a single type of flower for a big impact. Dainty alstroemeria make much more of an impression when grouped by the dozen. A neat dome of them -- with every leaf removed -- is softened by a cuff of chartreuse hosta leaves.
wayexistential: Please send your prayers and/or positive thoughts to my sister who was recently diagnosed with cancer. I rarely put anything seriously personal on the internet but I need all the help I can get.