What Type of Flowers Do Well in Flower Boxes?

Real Simple suggests calibrachoa, dusty miller and verbena for a window box that gets at least six hours of sunlight per day. For shady windows, the magazine suggests planting dappled apple, kiwi fern and dark star.

Keywords: sunlight for flower boxes, flowers in flower boxes, best flowers for flower boxes

About this Author

Lindsay Champion’s writing has been published in Time Out New York, The New York Press, McSweeney’s, Fray Quarterly and SMITH Magazine. She has written hundreds of health and fitness articles for numerous internet publications. Champion earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, where she studied writing.