Castor beans, EE, cannas...what else

mamaspud(z6KS)February 1, 2005

would you put with these?

Thank you :-)

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youreit

Maybe Ajuga reptans (carpet bugle, one of the bronze types), Euphorbia amygdaloides 'Purpurea', and/or Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra' (Japanese blood grass). Oh, the possibilities are endless! :)

Brenda

    Bookmark   February 1, 2005 at 2:25PM
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kyplantjunkie(z6 KY)

How about lantana (Miss Huff gets pretty big), Datura, red wing begonia, and some of the dramatic new coleus? I love putting together bold combinations, especially in pots. And if you were planning pots--sweet potatoe vine (both the black and chartreuse), and setcresea(sp?-wandering jew) work well.

Robin

    Bookmark   February 8, 2005 at 5:03PM
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PVick(6b NYC)

Ornamental grasses - "zebra grass" or porcupine grass" (one of the variegated miscanthus) would go well; nasturtium crawling at their feet; fuchsia; caladiums can find shelter under the EEs; wave petunias; African daisies; New Zealand flax ...........

Like Brenda said, the possibilities are endless.

PV

    Bookmark   May 14, 2005 at 1:03PM
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