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weather is just around the corner and with it hints of red, orange, and yellow
peeking through fading green canopies. Here’s a list of some of the best
annuals and perennials to brighten your fall landscape.
Chrysanthemums (commonly referred to as 'mums') come in a variety of colors. They are considered the most popular fall flower.
Chrysanthemums- A fall favorite because they come in a variety of colors - orange, yellow, peach, red, pink, and white. Though they need regular watering, they thrive in cooler temperatures, and their colors are most vibrant during the autumn months.
Pansies- Pansies are an ideal flower during the autumn weather and can survive some frosty mornings. They are perky, fast growing, and a great option for fall containers.
Croton- This annual plant will provide a brilliant pop of color in your landscape. A riot of color – reds, oranges, yellows, mixed with a little green – makes it a perfect container garden plant.
Croton is an annual flowering plant, and a great option for fall containers.
Goldenrod- An aesthetically pleasing wildflower that is known to attract butterflies. Pick a spot in your yard with some room, as it does spread over time. Dividing it every two to three years will help to keep it in check.
Asters- Butterflies and bees love this one. Asters are especially irresistible to the monarch butterfly, who feed on the nectar during fall migration. Asters provides a perfect pop of color on a cool fall day. They are sun-loving and will work in your yard or container garden.
Asters are a sun-loving perennial with shallow blooms that attract various species of bees and butterflies.
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Examples of the different types of outdoor lighting: path lights, uplights, downlights, and wash lights.
This is not our first hot summer day, and it won't be the last. Our plants and trees suffer right along with us in the heat. Here are a few things to look for and a couple of tips to help your landscape through this heat.