Container gardens can be focal points in the landscape. A single plant can work the same way for the container garden, as this deep purple pseuderanthemum shows here. This planting thrives in sun or shade. A. Pseuderanthemum atropurpureum -- 2 B. Lobelia erinus 'Periwinkle Blue' -- 3 C. Basketgrass (Oplismenus hirtellus 'Variegatus') -- 3 D. Plectranthus 'Uvongo' -- 3 E. Elephant plant (Portulacaria afra 'Variegata') -- 3
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