Many flowering perennials feature multicolor flowers that delight the eye. They usually combine complementary shades like red and yellow, purple and white, pink and purple.
More Information About Multicolor Flowering Plants
Multicolor Flowers create a rainbow in the Garden. Many flowering perennials feature multicolor flowers that delight the eye. They usually combine complementary shades like red and yellow, purple and white, pink and purple, but occasionally there are perennials with tacky multicolor flowers like pulmonaria with hot pink and lavender blue flowers. Many multicolor flowers feature spots or stripes of color. Others feature different colored sepals and petals. And still others have flowers that open as one color and fade to another color as they age.
Here is a short list of the best multicolor flowering plants at Plant Delights Nursery:
Abutilon (Flowering Maple) - Yellow/Red or Pink/Red
Lilium (Lily) - Orange/Purple
Lobelia (Cardinal Flower) - Orange/Red
Lantana (Spanish Flag, Hardy Lantana) - Orange/Yellow or Pink/Yellow and many more
Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker) - Orange/Yellow
Salvia (Sage) - Red/White, Purple/White, and many more
Spigelia (Indian Pink) - Red/Yellow
Iris - Blue/Purple, Blue/White, Purple/White, and many more
Tricyrtis (Toad Lily) - Purple/White
Zephyranthes (Rain Lily) - Yellow/White, Pink/White, Reddish/Pink, and many more
When you are ready to buy multicolor flowers for your garden, check out our online list of multicolor flowers for sale.