4 Exotic Plants for Summer Containers

Create the feeling of the tropics and inject spicy colors and scents onto your outdoor space with these beautiful plants. In all but the mildest climates, bring them indoors for winter.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
  • Glorious Glory Lily

    Glory lily (Gloriosa superba)

    Climbing plant, about 6 feet tall

  • Upside Down Brugmansia

    Angel's trumpet

    Mature size: 6 feet tall, 3 feet wide

  • Lantana Camara Exotic Flower

    Lantana

    Mature size: 3 feet tall and wide, depending on variety

  • Red Hibiscus

    Tropical hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis)

    Mature size: 3 feet tall and wide

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

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