NAME: Crossandra
PREFERS: Sun, partial shade is okay but mostly sun
SIZE: 15-20" tall x 15-20" wide
BEST TO PLANT: Spring, Summer and Fall
BLOOMS : Spring, Summer and Fall

Orange blooms against the dark green glossy leaves work in any plating; containers or landscape.

Orange is in the same category as white and yellow as being the best colors to stand out and be seen in the landscape, so it is bright enough to really be seen.
* the picture with the white angelonia and purple peris, was taken in August out by the pool with zero shade*