One of my favorite colors is purple!
Here is a list of purples that are working well in pots in the heat
Gomphrena (Buddy and Gnome)
Lisianthus (watch over watering)
Vinca (there is some lilac and lavender)
Neurembergia (Purple Robe)
Calibrachoa – does best in morning sun only
Heliotrope Blue (shade)
Lavender – low water
If you want to add another color – try choosing from one of these:
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