Master the Art of Using Color in the Garden
Play Up Purple Golden leaves grab the eye -- but so do purple ones. And plants with violet, maroon, or plum-hue leaves (including 'Diabolo' ninebark, many Japanese maples, and many weigelas) are especially trendy. The rich coloring stands out in the garden and blends well with a wide variety of shades, including chartreuse.
Starter Shade Collection
White Flower Farm offers a starter shade collection of popular Emerald Isle Hostas with the native Lady Fern, Athyrium filix-femina. Each collection includes four varieties of Hosta, five plants of each, plus six Lady Ferns. 26 bareroot plants total, labeled. They will cover approximately 66sq ft.