Foliage-driven Garden Plan with Summer Blooms

Vivid colors; red and yellow foliage, coupled with a multi-colored rose are tempered by the more neutral tones of the ground-covering grass and cinnamon-colored bark of the Acer griseum. The maple's green foliage is attractive all summer long though in fall it takes on red tones, joining the chorus of colorful foliage. Be sure to check out the planting plan of this combination for ideas on how to include it in your garden.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8

Exposure: Afternoon Sun, Full Sun

Water Needs: Average

Design Considerations

Style: City and Courtyard, Modern, Northwest Eclectic
Features: Fabulous Foliage, Fall Color, Hot Vibrant Colors, Varied Foliage, Texture, and Form, Winter Interest, Zippy Color Contrasts
Focus: Curb Appeal, Mixed Border, Pleasing Seasonal Flow, Year-round Interest
Seasons of Interest: Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Spring, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest, Winter, Year-round Interest

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plants In this Combo