Autumn in here and itís that time of year when you can savor
and appreciate your fall potted foliage. Fall
perennials are the perfect choice.
Fall perennials in garden flowerpots provide a range of colors from pink and purple
to white and gold. They offer a bloom
that you can depend on and will bless you with color year round. Dried flower head and stalks left to stand
over winter will provide shelter and nourishment for birds & other
Below are a few of
the popular potted perennials that you may enjoy.
Sedum: Varieties like Autumn Joy have pink to red
flowers that turn maroon as colder weather hits. It favors full sun and average garden
soil. A wonderful late season perennial.
Asters: Classic fall bloomer, they are often planted
to compliment other fall blooming flowers like chrysanthemums, which you see
everywhere this time of year. They range
in color, height and size making them perfect for any display.
Mums: They are fallís ubiquitous flowers. Every garden center offers them this time of
year for a reason. Their colors are perfect for a fall display. Yellows, orange, and rusts are perfect when
potted on a holiday table or the front entry of your home. It shouts we are into the season!!!. Place the plantersindoors for color or
outside for fall beauty.
Goldenrod: There flowers are perfect for insects and
bees. With its bright yellow flowers and long stalks they are perfect in any
garden planter where you want color and beauty this time of year.
So, donít leave your flowerpots sitting empty as the weather cools. Plant some of these suggestions and enjoy the
beauty the flower kingdom has to offer.