For beautiful blooms that can’t be overlooked, plant ‘Duchess Blue & White’ torenia (Torenia fournieri ‘Duchess Blue & White’. Also known as wishbone flower, this pretty annual makes a striking filler in containers or edging along a planting bed. Plants grow 6 inches tall and up to 10 inches wide. Pinch out growing tips on young plants to increase branching, which means more flowers. Look for torenia that opens blossoms in hues of pink, lavender, yellow and white. ‘Duchess’ torenia has been specifically developed to flower strongly in full shade.
Blue and white - A white kitchen with a blue-gray island can be given a fresh, new look with the addition of some lovely detail on the ceiling. The large, oversized barstools are perfect for your family or guests to sit and stay awhile.
At first glance this blue and white kitchen looks traditional, but thanks to the retro stools, colorful backsplash, open shelving, pendant lighting, and contemporary pulls on the cabinets, it has a contemporary twist.
A blue and white color palette brings a calm, coastal feel to this traditional bathroom. White wainscoting has been added to protect the drywall from daily family use and also adds character to the small space.
In the sunroom, designers went for a classic blue and white palette mixed with natural linens, cotton canvases, materials that are durable and forgiving for this family's active lifestyle, and a sisal area rug to create a timeless, casual environment with an open, airy feel.
The calming blue and white color palette of HGTV Smart Home 2015 is carried through in the bedroom’s throw pillows, which feature a fun pattern that can be seen throughout the room. A hint of metallic speaks to the upscale, glamorous style of the space.
A mix of blues and crisp white creates a beachy feel in the kitchen of HGTV Smart Home 2013. The cottage-style cabinets and quartz countertops are bright white, while the island, walls and kitchenware are varying shades of teal. The clear glass subway tile backsplash picks up on the blue tones of the room.