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Lush Tropical Containers

As the spring days warm and the fear of frost is over, I immediately start tucking tender plants into pots in hopes of creating a tropical oasis in my backyard. This is one of five identical pots placed around the perimeter of my patio.  A Windmill palm anchors the container. Purple heart, crotons, sweet potato vine and bright orange geraniums serve as "spillers" and "thrillers" and although they are not all tropical they create the perfect tropical look and can take the summer ...