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Early Fall Garden Tour

Echinacea at Sensible Gardening and Living

Here we sit at mid September in glorious heat and sunny skies. It won’t last forever so I took a long stroll around the garden to see what was still looking great. Many things are still blooming even if they look a bit tired. Other plants however are still really going strong, and the blooms are as fresh as ever.…

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Our Late Summer Blooms

Fall Flowers at Sensible Gardening and Living

It always amazes me how suddenly every year the end of August brings a new feel to the garden. Nights are cooler even if days are still quite long and hot, many perennials are finished blooming and annuals are looking a bit tired. One good thing is that the weeds have slowed down as well, and it’s a little easier…

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Pretty in Pink (Pink Perennials)

Pink Flowers at Sensible Gardening and Living

I’ve never thought of myself as the pink type, but right now my garden is spilling over with pink flowers of one kind or another. Somewhere along the line there must be a secret side hiding inside trying to get out. I’ve obviously been attracted to pink blooms over the last couple of years and my plantings are finally coming…

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