Next Up

13 Plant Combination Ideas

Try one of these great container arrangement ideas for the home and garden.
1 / 13
Photo: Image courtesy of Alex Smith Garden Design, Ltd., alexsmithgardendesign.com

Sun Kissed

An ornamental concrete urn becomes a dazzling showpiece when a combination of echeveria, donkey tail (Sedum morganianum) and thyme adorn the center of the container. 

More photos after this Ad

2 / 13
Photo: Image courtesy of Alex Smith Garden Design, Ltd., alexsmithgardendesign.com

Stylish Triad

An arrangement of delphinium, geranium and lobelia create pleasing color contrasts in this limestone container with an antique wash.

More photos after this Ad

3 / 13
Photo: Image courtesy of Alex Smith Garden Design, Ltd., alexsmithgardendesign.com

Complimentary Combo

A dazzling display of Johnny Jump-ups (Viola tricolor) in the foreground backed by a white flowering Pieris make visually compatible companions in a terracotta base.

More photos after this Ad

4 / 13
Photo: Image courtesy of Alex Smith Garden Design, Ltd., alexsmithgardendesign.com

Coral Stone Family

When it comes to texture and color, it is hard to top a combination of  drought-hardy sedum and echeveria together. This eye-catching medley is given additional visual flair by the coral stone container that houses the collection.

More photos after this Ad