The apple blossom cassia is an amazing tree covered with variably pink flowers. The trunk's bark is smooth and gray. The foliage flops and dangles in the breeze, making the appleblossom cassia look frothy and elegant.
Purple fountain grass is an attractive warm-season perennial or tender perennial that makes a great addition to sunny borders. Early in the season it forms graceful, upright to arching clumps of slender purple-red and green blades. From midsummer to fall, it produces many long, drooping plumes of soft rose-pink flowers.