Annuals · Container Gardening · Garden Design · Garden DIY

Fall Front Porch Decorating

I don’t relish the end of summer, but I do enjoy giving the front of my home its fall makeover. As you can see, plants in my summer containers were textbook examples of overachievers, nearly blocking entry to the front door. She could barely get a glimpse of guests from behind the flowers and foliage… Continue reading Fall Front Porch Decorating

Annuals · Container Gardening · Perennials

Guide to Buying Fall Mums

Labor Day marks the unofficial beginning of fall. To help us celebrate, box stores, grocery stores, and garden centers stock their benches with mums – the quintessential flowers of fall. Whether you love them or leave them, it can’t be disputed that their brightly colored blooms announce fall has arrived. Just like winter coats displayed… Continue reading Guide to Buying Fall Mums