Fall Garden Design Lessons & Ideas


Your landscape can still look great — even after a few frosts. This New York garden shows you how.

Create Color and Texture Combinations

Canna ‘Tropicanna Gold’, Dahlia ‘Mystic Illusion’, Zinnia ‘Orange Profusion’, Cotinus‘Grace’, and Larix kaempferi ‘Nana’ push the spectrum with interesting texture and explosions of autumn color.

Formula for Fall Fireworks

Orchestrating a garden that pops in autumn but looks swell for the rest of the growing season can be a challenge. Annuals are critical to the secret formula — look for them in early spring at local nurseries. Search for new varieties as well as old faithfuls, such as Salvia‘Indigo Spires’, Zinnia ‘Profusion Orange’,Verbena bonariensis, Browallia speciosa‘Silver Bells’, and Canna ‘Tropicanna Gold’.


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