This is an example of a traditional porch design in New York with decking.
14. All foliage. This easy-care combination of leafy plants provides a lush backdrop for a New York City deck. Sticking with all foliage plants, chosen in dynamic colors and contrasting textures, adds interest while saving the trouble of pinching spent blooms.
Here, the designer used grassy ‘Ice Dance’ sedge (Carex ‘Ice Dance’, zones 5 to 9), deep purple heuchera (Heuchera ‘Plum Pudding’, zones 4 to 9) and creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia, zones 3 to 9) to spill over the sides.
Water req - pipci