Late-Summer Color for the Garden : Black-eyed Susan. A welcome splash of color as summer comes to an end, these sunny perennials look great with ornamental grasses, and you'll also enjoy their ability to re-seed.
Home-grown herb container garden Dwarf purple and sweet basils grow in the top pot (about 16 inches wide) with thyme filling in around the edges. To keep potted herbs healthy fertilize and water them regularly.
Bougainvillea Bougainvillea is awesome because it’s disease resistant and easily remains pest free, making it one of the easier plants to take care of. Not only that, but it grows well on bushes and hedges, too, so you have lots of options!