Colorful Container Recipes

 

Colorful Container Recipes for any Garden Color Scheme

Plant one of these recipes or cook up your own blend of fillers, spillers and thrillers in your favorite pot. Make sure grouped plants have the same light and water requirements.

4th of July Containers

Stars and Stripes

The Filler:
White Alyssum
(6-pack – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Veronica
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Red Million Bells
(4″ – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Le Beau Diamond Planter
in Red

(14″ diameter x 13″ tall)

Walking on Sunshine

The Filler:
African Violet ‘Voltage White’
(1 qt – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Salvia ‘Amistad’
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Verbena
(4″ – Qty 3)

The Planter:
Nador Planter
(13″ diameter x 15″ tall)

Daisy Summer

The Filler:
African Violet ‘Voltage White’
(1 qt – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Cordyline ‘Electric Pink’
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Lobelia
(4″ – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Le Beau Casablanca Urn
in Blue

(17″ diameter x 18″ tall)

Red, White and Bloom

The Filler:
Evolvulus ‘Blue My Mind’
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Red Dahlia
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Dichondra
(1 qt – Qty 2)

The Planter:
Nador Planter
(17″ diameter x 19″ tall)

Hydrangea the Beautiful

The Filler:
Fuchsia
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Hydrangea ‘Let’s Dance Blue Jangles’
(02T – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Dichondra
(1 qt – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Chelsea Gardener Barrel Planter in Grey
(22″ diameter x 23″ tall)

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Spring Containers

California Dreamin’

The Filler:
Lobelia
(4″ – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Red Hot Poker
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Sweet Potato Vine
(1 quart – Qty 1)

The Planter:
La Beau Diamond Planter
in Blue

(11″ diameter x 10″ tall)

Hip to Be Square

The Filler:
Echeveria
(2.5″ – Qty 4)

The Thriller:
Aloe
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Trailing Sedum ‘Angelina’
(4″ – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Pac Home Fiberglass Planter
in Dark Grey

(10″ x 10″ cube)

Made for Shade

The Filler:
New Guinea Impatiens
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Coleus ‘Golden Dreams’
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Dichondra ‘Silver Falls’
(1 quart – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Tuscan Sun
Milano Barrel

(15″ diameter x 19″ tall)

Gold Rush

The Filler:
Heuchera ‘Citronelle’
(1 gal – Qty 2)

The Thriller:
New Zealand Flax ‘Dark Delight’
(3 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Million Bells
(1 quart – Qty 3)

The Planter:
Flamenco Urn Planter
in Copper

(21″ diameter x 26″ tall)

Edible Arrangement

The Filler:
Chocolate Mint
(4″ – Qty 4)

The Thriller:
Dwarf Peach
(Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Strawberries
(6 pack – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Chelsea Gardener Barrel Planter
in Green

(22″ diameter x 23″ tall)

Lazy Summer

The Filler:
Nemesia
(1 quart – Qty 1)

The Thriller:
Kangaroo Paw
(1 gal – Qty 1)

The Spiller:
Evolvulus
(1 quart – Qty 1)

The Planter:
Pac Home Le Beau Twisty Pot
in White

(20″ wide x 35″ tall)

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