Introducing Color in the Garden

Color is a powerful tool in garden design. It can convey an atmosphere, mood or message, and influence our senses and the ways we respond to the environment around us.

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Creating Highlights

Use color highlights for bold effects. Plants with complementary colors will intensify the brightness of each other when placed together, while plants of similar hue blend to form a harmonious effect. A single, intensely colored plant framed by differently colored background will make the plant stand out. Consider adding white for a bolder composition.

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