Magazine article USA TODAY

Perfect Plants for Sun and Shade

Magazine article USA TODAY

Perfect Plants for Sun and Shade

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Planting flowers, ornamental grasses, and other colorful foliage really can add a lot to your home's curb appeal. A spectacular splash of color can make a world of a difference. Whether you're creating a peaceful garden for your own relaxation or making a dramatic statement, Ball Horticultural has just the plant for every garden, landscape, and planter.

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The Shock Wave Series of Petunias features petite flowers in high-voltage colors for small spaces. Reaching 8-10" in height and 24-36" in width, they are easy to grow in sunny landscapes and containers and will bloom all season long. Colors include ivory, pink shades, purple, rose, and mixtures.

Also for sunny spots, the Cabaret Calibrachoa series comes in a wide range of vibrant colors, with one-of-a-kind flowers on top of dark green foliage. Achieving a height of 6-10" with a spread of 8-12", the plants produce a lush look in baskets and containers.

Dark red Aztec Verbena thrives in heat and full sun. …

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