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Great Design Plant: Wildlife-Loving Dwarf Fothergilla Blazes in Fall
Its bottlebrush flowers attract bees and butterflies, while its stunning orange and scarlet foliage draws all who pass by
"Birds love the cover the shrubs provide in the mixed border, and I get to watch the foliage... habitat by the National Wildlife Federation, and many of the plants in it attract beneficial... knowing it's in my garden makes me feel like I'm doing my part in a suburban landscape to... One of the standouts is native fothergilla, a shrub that isn't widely used but should... always on the watch for plants that, in addition to desirable appearance, hit the trifecta..."
Great Design Plant: Eastern Bluestar Wows in Fall
Get outstanding late-season color with this clumping perennial, perfect for a mixed border or to partially replace turf
"one of the very best perennials for the mixed border — with texture, good form and... gold with the onset of frost and are held erect on stiff stems as winter comes knocking... very wet in spring? Sigrid I don't have experience with these conditions but I think... as it's in full sun. Sandy soils are fast-draining so bluestar would hold up well... outstanding fall colorWhen to plant: Spring to fall Distinguishing traits. The chartreuse..."
8 Pickable Plants for Fall Centerpieces
Cut flowers and branches make for seasonal arrangements both easy and lovely. Grow these in the garden for the look and feel of fall
"these in the garden for the look and feel of fall... change in the season often inspires a change in home decor. Bring a bit of your fall... are some fall floral favorites that make charming autumnal arrangements and centerpieces... it's one in the same. We also have hedge plants s in Missouri...they are a pain in... thing in the spring, not fall. (Posted pics of fall leaves & spring flowering head... asked the church if I could bring some in for his funeral and the force of the "NOOO..."
Great Design Plant: Sourwood Brings Fiery Fall Color
For a sweet spot of scarlet and orange in autumn, look to sourwood's foliage — but this tree offers interest the rest of the year too
"orange in autumn, look to sourwood's foliage — but this tree offers interest the rest... flowers in July. The interest doesn't end there — the seedpods remain on the tree... branches in the breeze. However, the greatest reason for including a sourwood in your... show in September and continue until a hard November freeze here in the Pacific Northwest... tree for the smaller landscape. The layers of midgreen foliage resemble a froth of..."
Rudbeckia Mania: Go Beyond Black-Eyed Susan in the Garden
Branch out from typical nursery fare, with lesser-known Rudbeckia species that have delightfully unexpected features
"s out in nature. Let’s look at some of the various kinds of Rudbeckia in the United... and let the garden evolve. I think one of the reasons I’ve found this plant rather... admit that in my early gardening days, I wasn’t much of a black-eyed Susan fan. The plants... for sale in nurseries, and hardly ever the full diversity of Rudbeckia. Well, I’m going... change the garden for their own purposes; that way I can learn what works best for..."
Grow a Beautiful Fall Garden in a Pot
Welcome autumn with 7 gorgeous plants that thrive in containers and enliven your porch or patio throughout the cooler season
"gorgeous plants that thrive in containers and enliven your porch or patio throughout... most of the summer, my containers look worse for the wear. I'm starting to dream... colors and falling leaves. I’ve already started thinking about revamping my container... gardens for the coming season, and I can’t wait to get my hands on some cool-weather plants... refresh the look (and my mood).... resistant plants. I have noted the Pincushion plant you showed in this article. Deer..."
Halloween and Fall Decorating Ideas to Put You in the Spirit
From easy to involved, for the garden and all over the home, these projects and party ideas will conjure a frightfully festive mood
"involved, for the garden and all over the home, these projects and party ideas will conjure... well as the rest of autumn. Here are 13 ideabooks to get you in the right frame of... prepared for the impending holiday, fear not! The team at Houzz has been busy seeking some... Click the link for each to see the full text and photos ... if you dare. (Insert... some of the most ghoulishly glamorous, bewitchingly beautiful and spookily spirited..."
6 Unsung Bulbs for Fall Planting
Don't hang up your spade after summer — plant these unusual bulbs in fall for a spectacular spring show
"summer — plant these unusual bulbs in fall for a spectacular spring show... start by planting spectacular bulbs this fall. Some add much-anticipated color to the... a hole in an appropriate location, plant according to package directions, add a light... bloom into fall. Many of these choices will slowly naturalize if left to drift casually... borders. In moist, well-drained soil, colonization often comes more rapidly. Overall..."
Fall Is Calling: What to Do in Your October Garden
Get a jump on winter prep or just sit back and watch the leaves fall. The beauty of an autumn garden is in all the choices you have
"watch the leaves fall. The beauty of an autumn garden is in all the choices you have... summer and fall plants. Instead, take some time to sit back and watch the leaves change... spring planting, divide grasses and transplant perennials, even tuck in more cool-season... enjoy fall's splendor and put off some of the season's more tedious tasks. Let fallen... can do in your garden this October. Find your October garden checklist:California..."
Great Design Plant: Color Outside the Lines With Harebell
"Plant this Campanula on pathway and patio edges for shots of bright blue from May... choices of plants available in the Campanula genus, but few have the resiliency and native... found in so many unique places; go hiking in the mountains in southern Colorado or... where many plants do not — in rocky, tough sites. How do you find similar places in... natural plant communities where harebell thrives? Start with the areas around your..."
Welcome the Turning Season — What to Do in Your September Garden
Roll with the cooler weather by planting away. Our gardening guides tell you what plant picks are best for each U.S. region
"with the cooler weather by planting away. Our gardening guides tell you what plant... one of the best months for being outdoors. Around the United States, changing seasons... this one the oppressive grip of summer's heat finally loosens. It's planting time... winter. The countdown to the first frost may have already begun, but there is still... are best planted this month. Consider starting a wildflower garden from seed, and welcome..."
6 Trees You'll Fall For
"Autumn is the perfect time for planting these trees... should be planted in fall, of course. The reason is in the roots: Trees with larger,... The leaves are changing, the nights are crisp. In much of the world, gardeners are... But the planting season isn’t over. Fall — particularly until late October in colder... areas of the country and until November in the South — is the preferred time to plant... trees. Planting conditions are near perfect: The soil is warm, the sun isn’t too hot..."
Fire and Ice: 8 Plants That Blaze Once Frost Hits
Not everything in the garden sleeps in the cold — these plants rise and shine in fall and winter, bringing bright color to beat the blahs
"everything in the garden sleeps in the cold — these plants rise and shine in fall and... face it: Fall can usher in a feeling of loss and sadness as the landscape slumps toward... you beat the blahs. For gardeners in northern climates, extending the color show just... Finding the right plants that perform at this time of year, when temperatures dip below... landscape plants will perform throughout the year, and look for varieties and cultivars..."
Inspiring Raised Beds for Fall and Spring Planting
"work, but in the end it's the gift that keeps on giving. For months this year we had... comes to planting, there's nothing like the pleasures of a vegetable garden. It's a... right out the gate. It's been five years, and we just keep fighting back the grass that... go to the grocery store make a salad that much more enjoyable! Tomatoes are just... getting ripe in our Midwestern locale, though I'm sure many of you have had them for weeks..."
Autumn Joy: How to Get 3 Months of Fall Flowers
"sad when the last aster bloomed, knowing that was it for the gardening season — until... bringing in diverse colorful insects. But like any wildflower, an aster will eventually... times in a myriad of growing conditions. If you plan things just right, you can keep... keep the flower gratification going much longer — like a fireworks finale on auto... discover the wonderful world of native asters?... Otherwise the USDA plant database is a place to look, too. We have a home in the NC..."