Many people have commented on the planters and hanging baskets in Downtown Matthews and have asked for the names of the plants. Below is a listing of the plants sent out by the town that are in the planters and hanging baskets this summer. This is the 10th year the Town has had the planters and the 4th year they have installed the baskets.

In the photo: Diamond Frost, Yellow Potato Vine, Red Dragon Wing Begonia and White Penta. Ten hanging baskets have: White Cleome, Blue Scaevola, Purple Heart Wandering Jew and Walk-a-bout Lysimachia. Two hanging baskets located in shady areas have: Voo Doo Mix Impatiens, Green Ivy and Aarron Caladiums.