Once again, I am reminded that if you want a huge "show" of color - plant petunias. This was my mother's thinking - always had a beautiful display of petunias - her favorites were purple and pink planted together. Just gorgeous!
This container features burgundy petunias, pink ti plant and white euphorbia. Best in a little afternoon shade, the ti plant (also called Cordyline) makes a dramatic statement with its upright color and contrasting burgundy-and-hot-pink leaves.
Combination Recipes…Easy as and 3 Mixed Container with Petunias, Calibrachoas and Verbena. There are 3 key ingredients in making breathtaking container plantings: Thriller, Fillers, and Spillers. This site lists a lot of good options for each.
How to Make a Petunia Tower -- Basically, it's a ring of galvanized fencing lined with landscape fabric, then filled with potting soil. The petunias were planted through slits in the landscape fabric. This looks like a pretty easy do-it-yourself project!