Botanical Images: 9 Divine Color Combinations

This slideshow of botanical images demonstrates garden color combinations based on color theory, diverse species and bloom time.

On the Lighter Side: When mixing paint colors, adding white creates a pale tint; adding black creates a dark shade. White is represented here by tender, tuberous white dahlias, spidery annual Cleome ‘Helen Campbell’, and feathers of tender perennial Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria White’.
Photo by Ellen Hoverkamp, courtesy Stewart, Tabori & Chang (c) 2012