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Colorful Plants

Lists of plants organized by flower color

Here are some of our favorite plants that can be mixed in almost any combination in a sunny or partly sunny spot.

Yellow/Orange
Tickseed (Coreopsis sp)
Marigold (Tagetes sp)
Marguerite Daisy (Chrysanthemum frutescens)
Strawflower (Bracteantha bracteata)
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
Bidens (Bidens ferulifolia)
Zinnia (Zinnia angustifolia)
Treasure Flower (Gazania hybrida)
Monkey Flower (Mimulus sp)
Begonias (Begonia sp)
Calendula (Calendula officinalis)
 

Purple/Pink
Heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens)
Lobelia (Lobelia erinus)
Verbena (Verbena hybrida)
Petunia (Petunia sp)
Scaevola (Scaevola aemula)
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
Zinnia (Zinnia angustifolia)
Flowering Tobacco (Nicotiana sp)
Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana)
Phlox (Phlox drummondii)
Ageratum (Ageratum houstonianum)
Blue Marguerite (Felicia amelloides)
Stock (Matthiola incana)
 

Red
Geraniums (Pelargonium peltatum)
Verbena (Verbena hybrida)
Petunia (Petunia sp)
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
Zinnia (Zinnia angustifolia)
Begonias (Begonia sp)
Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana)
Dahlia (Dahlia sp)
 

White
Flowering Tobacco (Nicotiana sp)
Marguerite Daisy (Chrysanthemum frutescens)
Sweet Alyssum (Lobularia maritima)
Petunia (Petunia sp)
Zinnia (Zinnia angustifolia)
Phlox (Phlox drummondii)
Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana)
Treasure Flower (Gazania hybrida)
Begonias (Begonia sp)
Stock (Matthiola incana)
Lobelia (Lobelia erinus)
 

Leafy Plants
Apple Mint (Mentha suavolens)
Ground Ivy (Glechoma hederacea)
Licorice Plant (Helichrysum petiolare)
English Ivy (Hedera helix)
Dusty Miller (Senecio cineraria)
Plectranthus (Plectranthus sp.)
Coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides)