Plant suggestions to get you started:
Summer annuals for full sun
Petunia, portulaca Livingston daisy, marigolds, red and blue salvia, nasturtium, phlox, verbena, geranium, vinca, cosmos, Sweet William alyssum, blue ageratum.
Winter/spring annuals for full sun
Viola, pansy, lobelia, alyssum, nemesia, snapdragon, primula, polyanthus and dwarf cineraria.
Annuals for shade
Begonia, impatiens and coleus.
Perennials for full sun
Miniature marguerite daisies, dwarf agapanthus, Dusty Miller ivy leaf geranium, carnation, gaura and pink Evening Primrose.
Perennials for shade
Asparagus fern, fuchsia, Plectranthus Mona Lavender and impatiens.
Azalea, bougainvillea, prostrate gardenia, ground cover roses such as Flower Carpet.