The red form of Canna musifolia, adds a touch of the exotic with its large, burgundy foliage. This composition looks great for months on end, but really heats up from midsummer onward when Hydrangea serrata 'Preziosa' gets its color on—its flowers become more saturated as they evolve, from pink to magenta to crimson, and its foliage takes on burgundy tones that deepen as the season progresses.
7, 8, 9
Full Sun, Morning Sun, Part Sun, Sun
Style: Northwest Eclectic, Tropical
Focus: Color Theme, Contrasting Foliage and Texture, Flower Fest, Foliage First, Mixed Border, Seasonal Flow
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Three Season Garden
Features: Color Theme, Contrasting Foliage and Texture, Fabulous Foliage, Fall Color
Low Maintenance, Deadheading, Divide Plants to Rejuvenate