Give Your Border a Tropical Punch: Use exotic plants as focal points, as accents, and in a vignette. Read more at http://www.finegardening.com/plants/articles/give-your-border-a-tropical-punch.aspx

Give Your Border a Tropical Punch: Use exotic plants as focal points, as accents, and in a vignette. Read more at http://www.finegardening.com/plants/articles/give-your-border-a-tropical-punch.aspx

Flax Lily Varigated (Dianella Tasmanica) - Zone 8-11 Full Sun-Shade 1'-3' Height/Width Average well-drained soil. Very high drought tolerance. Great for use as a low vertical growing groundcover, interest in mixed containers/beds, with other flowers or tropical plants/grasses, or as an edging in curvy flower bed borders. Propagate by division.

Flax Lily Varigated (Dianella Tasmanica) - Zone 8-11 Full Sun-Shade 1'-3' Height/Width Average well-drained soil. Very high drought tolerance. Great for use as a low vertical growing groundcover, interest in mixed containers/beds, with other flowers or tropical plants/grasses, or as an edging in curvy flower bed borders. Propagate by division.

Hakonechloa macra 'Beni-Kaze' Japanese translation is 'Red Wind' which is perfect for this gorgeous forest grass. A flowing graceful green through the summer but in fall when the weather cools the blades take on varying shades of red. A beautiful, easy shade groundcover.

Hakonechloa macra 'Beni-Kaze' Japanese translation is 'Red Wind' which is perfect for this gorgeous forest grass. A flowing graceful green through the summer but in fall when the weather cools the blades take on varying shades of red. A beautiful, easy shade groundcover.

13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck  Perennials  Maiden Grass   "This grass forms a light, airy four-foot-tall mound and grows really well in otherwise tough and dry sites.

13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck

13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck Perennials Maiden Grass "This grass forms a light, airy four-foot-tall mound and grows really well in otherwise tough and dry sites.

grass zebra

grass zebra

Botanical name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus' Common name: Gracillimus maiden grass USDA zones: 5 to 9 Water requirement: Average to low...

Botanical name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus' Common name: Gracillimus maiden grass USDA zones: 5 to 9 Water requirement: Average to low...

Plants for shade: elephant's ears (Bergenia cordifolia 'Winterglut'). Lush, deep-green leaves emerge in spring and turn red in autumn. Grow it in partial shade. Read more about them on our website http://www.gardenersworld.com/plants/bergenia-x-schmidtii/1225.html

Bergenia 'Winter Glow' Plant

Plants for shade: elephant's ears (Bergenia cordifolia 'Winterglut'). Lush, deep-green leaves emerge in spring and turn red in autumn. Grow it in partial shade. Read more about them on our website http://www.gardenersworld.com/plants/bergenia-x-schmidtii/1225.html

Pinterest
Search