Summer Shade Container

DIY summer shade container garden
Project time: 30 minutes

The contrasting purple and gold tones of the foliage in this container support the bi-color Torenia blooms by repeating their colors and creating a cohesive design.

Shopping List

1 – 1 gallon Rex Begonia
1 – 1 gallon Coleus
1 – 1 gal Asparagus fern
1 – 6 inch Torenia
1 – 1 gallon Hosta
2 – 4 inch Ajuga
1 – 1 gallon Carex
1 Glazed Container 30 inches or wider
1.5 bags Pike Potting Soil
1 bag Dr. Earth Root Zone fertilizer

 

Recipe

A – Rex Begonia
B – Coleus
C – Asparagus Fern
D – Hosta ‘Fire and Ice
E –Torenia
F – Ajuga ‘Caitlin’s Giant’ G – Carex ‘Everillo’