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Master Gardener Multi-Flower Design

There's a reason why they call them Master Gardeners! Refer to the list below to learn more about each plant. With a little hard work you too can become the master of your garden!

state office flowr pot with four types of flowers

Purple Grass Canna Coleus Lantana Impatiens Hibiscus Vinca Petunia Portulaca  


Purple Fountain Grass

Pennisetum setaceum ‘Rubrum’ Height 24-36” Space 18”.


‘Cannova Bronze Scarlet’ Height 30-48” Space 7-10”.  Attractive to bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.


Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Wasabi’ (2018 Arkansas Diamond plant).  Height 18-30”.


‘Bloomify Rose’ Height 12-14” Space 10-12”.  Attractive to bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.


SunPatiens Compact Tropical Rose Height 14-28” Space 14-20”.


Rosa-sinensis Pink Rose (In the same mallow family Malvaceae as Cotton, Okra, and Hollyhock).  Attractive to bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.


Catharanthus roseus ‘Cora Cascade Cherry’ Height 6-8” Space 32-36”.


Wave Blue Hybrid Height 6” Space 12-24”. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.


Portulaca ‘ColorBlast Mango Mojito’ and Portulaca ‘ColorBlast Double Magenta.’  Height 6-10” Space 14-20”.  Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.


Cinnamon Girl® Distylium

The shrubs in the ground behind the containers are called Cinnamon Girl® Distylium.  This is a new shrub adaptable to different sunlight and water conditions.  It has small red flowers along the end of the stems in the winter, but it is mainly a foliage plant.  The leaves are small and emerge plum-purple turning blue-green as they mature.  The plant is evergreen and stays a compact size:  2-3 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide. 


Supertunia Vista® Bubblegum® Petunias

In front of the containers are the Supertunia Vista® Bubblegum® Petunias, a popular flowering annual that likes sun to part sun and good drainage and will bloom until a hard frost.