Botanical Images: 9 Divine Color Combinations

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

Split Complement: A split-complement color scheme employs three equally spaced colors from the wheel, and in this case (with a little horticultural liberty) rose red Rosa ‘American Pillar’, the long-blooming lavender-blue Clematis ‘Betty Corning’, and greens including chartreuse Cotinus coggygria ‘Golden Spirit’.
Photo by Ellen Hoverkamp, courtesy Stewart, Tabori & Chang (c) 2012