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Fab Fall Flowers for Planting

Fab Fall Flowers with Sensible Gardening and Living

As summer slows down and fall approches many of us look around our gardens and feel a little defeated. Where have all the flowers gone we ask? By choosing a selection of plants that typically bloom late in the season, there is no reason not to have gorgeous blooms right up until the end of your gardening season. To keep…

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Fab Fall Flowers to Plant

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September may mean that fall has arrived but often the weather is still warm and inviting. Your fall perennials are in full swing along with great color changes in the foliage of shrubs, trees, vines and ornamental grasses. To keep fall gardens from looking tired during this time of year, continue to dead head spent blooms, cut back summer perennials…

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Late Blooming Daylilies

Late Blooming Daylilies at Sensible Gardening and Living

Right around this time most gardeners feel their garden is in a bit of of a slump.  Summer blooms are fading fast and it is still a bit early for the fall colour and asters to take center stage. There are many fall blooming perennials though that bloom in late summer and daylilies are one of them. Daylilies begin to…

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