Garden Phlox Plants: Tips For Growing And Care Of Garden Phlox - Nothing beats the appeal of garden phlox plants. These tall, eye-catching perennials are ideal for sunny borders. In addition, the large clusters of pink, purple, lavender or white flowers bloom for several weeks in summer, and make excellent cut flowers. Growing hardy garden phlox is simple and so is its general care.
This is the idea I mentioned about using broken pottery. The color is nice here, however, consider using thyme. It is edible and beautiful and there are varieties that are evergreen. I've also used oregano as it "spills" into an herb garden. Fun!