Container plants need to stand up to summer heat and humidity. Here are 6 container plants performing well for Garden Making Editor-in-Chief Beckie Fox.
The Valley Fuchsia and Geranium Club will host their annual show and competition on Saturday, August 20th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The show will feature fuchsias, pelargoniums, begonias, ferns, coleus, African violets, lore collection, fuchsia themed quilts and more.
Traditional coleus can be grown from seed and thrive in part shade or dappled light. New sun-tolerant coleus hybrids are propagated from cuttings (and can’t be grown from seed), and are comfortable in full sun.