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Great Design Plant: Chinese Pistache
"guaranteed fall spectacle in the landscape... brilliant fall color: orange, red, sometimes yellow. For most of the year, Chinese pistache... during fall foilage was a lot work and the dust bunnies and berries during spring... in the fall. I have 6 and I am about to plant 2 more. I have four walnut tree that... old! I'm watering mine once a week for an hour? They are just loving the heat here in... them last fall! This picture was taken early spring I have at least two more feet of..."
Great Design Plant: Quaking Aspen for 3-Season Beauty — on Its Own Turf
It offers bright fall foliage, snowy winter bark and lush green leaves in summer. Just don't try to plant quaking aspen away from its home
"bright fall foliage, snowy winter bark and lush green leaves in summer. Just don't... in full fall glory, your likely question is, "Can I grow them at home?" The quick answer... sporting fall color — with dark green foliage in summer and white trunks against the... yellow fall leaves stage. Dry up, are easily infested. Suckers are not a problem... (Too much watering hinders fall color.)Don't expect a long life from planted trees. Remember..."
Great Design Plant: Roger's California Grape
Lush, vivid and a considerate provider of snacks for wildlife, this deciduous vine is especially spectacular in a fall garden
"alive in fall. It was discovered by horticulturist Roger Raiche growing naturally... red in Fall. Hi trowel_ca, What an interesting question. I wonder if California... regular water after planting and continue with deep, infrequent watering. It's tolerant... your zone)Water requirement: LowSun requirement: Full sun to partial shadeMature size:... ablaze in fallWhen to plant: Early spring Distinguishing traits. 'Roger’s Red' is a distinct..."
Great Design Plant: Paperbark Maple
With fall foliage like a sunset and bark the color of cinnamon, this tree is a highlight of the landscape
"With fall foliage like a sunset and bark the color of cinnamon, this tree is a highlight... seen the fall display. So glad to hear you can enjoy them in zone 3 too! Even without... them this fall and winter. Mine is just beginning to change color now- too slow for this... your zone)Water requirement: Water regularly until establishedLight requirement: Full... tree well watered for the first two years; after that just water during prolonged dry..."
7 Bulbs That Flourish in Mild Climates
Fall planting: For gardens that don't see harsh winters, different guidelines for choosing and planting spring-blooming bulbs apply
"Fall planting: For gardens that don't see harsh winters, different guidelines for... apart. Water and wait until leaves emerge before watering again unless the soil dries... bulbs in fall, 3 inches deep and 6 to 8 inches apart. Place the bulbs with the pointy... arrrive in fall. But don't feel you have to rush them into ground that is still warm.... planting bed.Water thoughtfully. Keep the soil moist through winter if rains don't do the..."
Great Design Plant: Persimmon
Combining beautiful fruit, vivid fall leaves and low maintenance, this tree is a winner in the garden
"vivid fall leaves and low maintenance, this tree is a winner in the garden... late fall or early winter a leafless persimmon tree, branches bending under the... orange fall foliage. All in all, this is a handsome medium-size, deciduous tree... Gorgeous fall color! Plant Pomegranates as well for a bounty of fall fruit. Persimmons... beautiful, the fall colors amazing. Unripe mangoes make the most delicious rujak. This is..."
7 Delightfully Different Bulbs for Your Spring Garden
"Fall planting: Stray from the standards for a more exotic spring garden that draws... s the fall days become shorter and the weather gets less appealing for gardening... planting in fall, you can bring your garden to life in the spring with these unique bulb... those of a water lily, on sunny days. These little gems flower early and will gradually..."
Great Design Plant: Aromatic Aster Keeps on Blooming
"a deep fall bloomer ... this aster is a champ in sunny gardens... and this fall it's absolutely gorgeous - one of the prettiest wild flowers around, and... this Fall when planning your landscaping design or when you do your paving redesigning... your zone)Water requirement: Medium to dryLight requirement: Full sun to 25 percent... to late-fall blooms over many weeks; great nectar source for butterflies; very low... Spring to fall Distinguishing traits. Aromatic aster comes in both the straight species..."
Gardening With Kids: How to Plant Bulbs
You don't need expertise to get flowering bulbs in the ground in fall — but kids will feel like gardening pros come spring
"ground in fall — but kids will feel like gardening pros come spring... bulbs in fall is easy, and it's a fun project to do with children.... Either next fall i will be breaking my back once again to go even more colorful for the... y dry fall, you could give them a light watering, but normally they'll be fine.Some... so last fall my daughter and I planted daffodils. We had a difference of opinion on... second fall. For optimum placement arrange the bulbs on the ground before digging..."
Great Design Plant: Ginkgo Biloba
This ancient tree provides shade, tolerates urban planting conditions and explodes with golden yellow fall color
"in the fall and the leaves seem to fall all together. Best of all they are hardy and... in the fall. We live in a different part of Northern California where heat is a big... their fall, the side walk is stained and the entire area smells. It's a challenge... every fall, my tree is incredibly beautiful and majestic. Very interesting tree... in the fall --very easy to rake and clean up. There was a female ginkgo tree about..."
Your Guide to Stress-Free Thanksgiving Prep
We break down shopping, cleaning and cooking into manageable bites so you can actually enjoy yourself
"soapy water. While I nap or recover from the event the dishes are soaking and will... soapy water and place outside the kitchen on back porch. You could find another nearby... steamy water takes much of the work out of the clean-up. Emptying the cooler water... soapy water and use it to clean as you go.Start the turkey in the morning and follow... Traditional Fall BouquetHow to Make Beautifully Untamed Floral Arrangements..."
California Gardener's September Checklist
Planting opportunities abound this month: perennials, lawns, wildflowers and more. Our primer covers 'em all
"say that fall, more than any other season, is what distinguishes California gardening... early fall often deliver the year's best weather. What I'm talking about are California's... reminders — a fall planting primer — of all that you can get done starting right now. More... yellow fall foliage is Ginkgo biloba, described at the top of this page. Thanks for... early fall. Save water with a new lawn. If you're thinking about planting a lawn..."
9 Fresh Herbs for Crowd-Pleasing Thanksgiving Dishes
Pluck these herbs from a windowsill pot or a garden for a Thanksgiving meal that sings with fresh flavor
"garden with fall's favorite flavors when the weather warms back up.... find in fall.)Basil(Ocimum basilicum)USDA zones: N/A; treat as an annualWater requirement:... for the fall and winter. Most herbs require six hours of sunlight, so keep them in... , Low-Water HerbsIf I had to pick only one herb to be used for the Thanksgiving meal... your zone)Water requirement: Medium to dry, well-drained soilLight requirement: Full..."
10 Boo-tiful Black Plants for Halloween
Dramatic and just a bit eerie, these inky plants set the right Halloween mood in a garden or on a patio
"addition to fall containers. Its near-black, strappy leaves bring texture and contrast... your zone)Water requirement: Medium moisture, well-drained soilLight requirement: Full... annualWater requirement: Dry to medium moisture; well-drained soilLight requirement:... 6 to 10Water requirement: Medium moisture, well-drained soilLight requirement: Full... this in fall.Botanical name: Ocimum basilicumUSDA zones: Not applicable; grow as an..."
Attract Hummingbirds and Bees With These Beautiful Summer Flowers
U.S. native plants: Roll out a welcome mat for pollinators to keep your landscape in balance and thriving
"through the fall and I am sure the seed blow around until they find some water to germinated... wait 'til fall. If you have lots of seed I would try planting some now and save some... some for fall. Once you have them in the garden they will reseed for you. I haven't... through fallSee how to grow fernbush Moving into fall, blue sage (Salvia azurea, zones... seeds in fall or spring.See how to grow black-eyed Susan | Find your U.S. climate zone..."