Fall Foliage and Flower Combo

This foliage-driven combination of Sedum 'Autumn Joy', Melianthus major and Phormium (possibly P. 'Sundowner') looks good all summer long, but really shines in this late-season scene as the sedum flowers take on the rich red tones typical of their fall coloring.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Afternoon Sun, Full Sun, Part Sun

Design Considerations

Style: Mediterranean, Northwest Eclectic
Features: Drought Tolerant, Fabulous Foliage, Fall Color, Varied Foliage, Texture, and Form, Warm Colors
Focus: Pleasing Seasonal Flow
Seasons of Interest: Fall, Late Spring / Early Summer, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plants In this Combo