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Dark plants for contrast in the garden

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Persian Shield has luminous purple leaves washed with silver. You can grow Persian Shield as a houseplant or use it in borders and containers. Tips for growing Persian Shield.

Purple leaves, well I never...

I haven't seen any plants with purple leaves before (apart from purple cabbage but we all know they are dyed in the purple cabbage factories). Must be some genetically engineered plant bred for war. I certainly wasn't taking any chances with this purple triffid offspring on the Isle of Bute. CameraCanon EOS 450D Exposure0.025 sec (1/40) Aperturef/2.8 Focal Length52 mm ISO Speed400 Exposure Bias0 EV

Coleus plant care and propagation is relatively easy compared to other plants. The plant is not only beautiful but also easy to maintain. Coleus has.

Japanese Painted Fern "Silver Falls" - contrast well with hostas and other shade. - Japanese Painted Fern “Silver Falls” – contrast well with hostas and other shade plants.

Garden planting: The Shade Corner

One of my biggest tasks this summer has been the renovation of the front garden. Bed by bed, I've been planning and ripping out aged plants and weeds and planting. Some plantings have been successful, a few not so much. but that's how it works with gar ...

Best Black Plants and Flowers to Add Drama and Make Awesome Black Garden No 68 Best Black Plants und Blumen, um Drama hinzuzufügen und Awesome Black Beautiful Flowers, Trees To Plant, Flower Care, Unusual Flowers, Black Garden, Unusual Plants, Plants, Rare Flowers, Planting Flowers

Flowers of the Silk Road

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Amazing Unusual Plants To Grow In Your Garden Garden Shrubs, Black Flowers, Flowers, Gothic Garden, Black Garden, Unusual Plants, Plants, Fine Gardening, Euphorbia

A Lovely Last Call - FineGardening

It's a lovely 'last call' for Jeff Carlton's garden. It's not goodbye, it's see you again soon!

Container Gardening Ideas A stunning black plant for your perennial garden! Primo Black Pearl heuchera is hardy to zone 4 and will grow in sun or shade! Container Gardening, Shade Plants, Foliage Plants, Black Garden, Unusual Plants, Perennials, Plants, Shade Flowers, Heuchera

Primo® 'Black Pearl' - Coral Bells - Heuchera hybrid

A stunning black plant for your perennial garden! Primo Black Pearl heuchera is hardy to zone 4 and will grow in sun or shade!

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Coleus Patent Leather

Just like a pair of little girls tap shoes. The shiny foliage emerges plum-purple and deepens to black �patent leather" as the leaves mature. Slight ruffling on the edge of the leaf gives this Coleus a slightly seer-suckered appearance.

Container Gardening Ideas A stunning black plant for your perennial garden! Primo Black Pearl heuchera is hardy to zone 4 and will grow in sun or shade! Container Gardening, Shade Plants, Foliage Plants, Black Garden, Unusual Plants, Perennials, Plants, Shade Flowers, Heuchera

Primo® 'Black Pearl' - Coral Bells - Heuchera hybrid

Proven Winners - Primo® 'Black Pearl' - Coral Bells - Heuchera hybrid pink white white with pink calyxes plant details, information and resources.

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Leucadendron 'Ebony' PP23,258, Ebony Conebush, Shrub,

Leucadendron 'Ebony' PP23,258, Ebony Conebush, Shrub, , San Marcos Growers

Winecraft Black is a semi-dwarf smokebush with black-purple foliage that darkens as the season goes on. showy red smoke-like blooms appear in early to mid-summer on a plant that is hardy for zones Winecraft Black is also rabbit and deer resistant! Garden Shrubs, Red Plants, Foliage, Foliage Plants, Garden, Unusual Plants, Perennials, Plants, Landscaping Plants

Winecraft Black® - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Winecraft Black is a semi-dwarf smokebush with black-purple foliage that darkens as the season goes on. showy red smoke-like blooms appear in early to mid-summer on a plant that is hardy for zones 4-8. Winecraft Black is also rabbit and deer resistant!

sambucus nigra, black lace elderberry, scented flowers in the summer, grows to full sun. seasonal interest (not winter), can eat cooked berries. Garden Shrubs, Garden Planning, Black Lace Elderberry, Flowering Trees, Elderberry Shrub, Trees To Plant, Elderberry Bush, Plants, Planting Flowers

Sambucus nigra Black Lace - Fern Leaved Elder

Sambucus nigra Black Lace - Fern Leaved Elder: Amazon.co.uk: Garden & Outdoors

Shrubs Purple Pixie® Loropetalum - purple foliage all year, weeping habit, dwarf variety. Fuchsia flowers in summer - Fuchsia Flowers, Trees To Plant, Purple Pixie Loropetalum, Southern Living Plant Collection, Southern Living Plants, Plants, Planting Flowers, Ground Cover, Landscaping Plants

Purple Pixie® Dwarf Weeping Loropetalum

With its dwarf size and weeping habit, Purple Pixie is just the plant we've been crying for. It grows only 1 to 2 feet tall by 4 to 5 feet wide. It's a great choice for a ground cover, but it can also add vibrant color to hanging baskets, window boxes, and other containers. Showy pink flowers combined with rich purple foliage will move you to tears.