By: Garden Design
If you’re putting new plants in the ground this season, don’t forget to include fall bloomers. Most plans for a colorful garden usually focus on colorful flowers for spring and summer, and vibrant foliage for fall. But, by including some fall-blooming plants, you’ll also be helping pollinators prepare for winter (even in mild climates). This week, find out what to plant for a fabulous fall garden, how to plant it, and why!
Sensational Sedum & Other Fall Flowers
Looking for some easy-care autumn color? Well, look no further! Sedums come in hundreds of varieties and don’t ask for much more than a sunny spot and well-drained soil. Find out more about sedum plants and which one (or two, or three) to add to your garden today.
More fall flowers to help the pollinators:
Boost Fall Color with These 5 Types of Plants
Keep your garden flourishing into fall with color and texture. Include these 5 types of plants in your fall planting plans and you’ll be rewarded with many more weeks of enjoyment.
Plant a Bright Future Today
The first flowers of spring are the most precious. They symbolize new beginnings and warm sunny days ahead. They draw us out into the garden again and soothe us with their natural beauty. We dare you not to smile when you see their bright faces. Make sure your future is bright and pick up some bulbs today. Visit FlowerBulbs.com for inspiration and education.
A Naturalistic Garden That Welcomes the Birds and the Bees
(and butterflies, and bats…)
This charming garden demonstrates that it’s possible to have the best of both worlds: a garden that is beautiful and benefits its native surroundings. See how this eco-friendly garden goes beyond simply making responsible plant choices to support its local ecosystem.
The Whats, Whens, and Whys of Fall Planting
Although spring gets all the mainstream attention, many gardeners know that fall is where it’s at! Whether you’re planting bulbs, trees, shrubs, perennials, or cool-season veggies and annuals to tide you over, now is the perfect time to get them in the ground!
Learn more about why fall is a great time for planting.
Fantastic Fall Finale
Need more help finding fall-flowering plants? Darcy Daniels to the rescue! Check out her blog post with more than 20 plants that will add excellent fall color to your garden. She also shares what to look for on neighborhood walks or while cruising your local nursery.