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Fall Asters

Fall Asters at Sensible Gardening and Living

When it comes to fall flowers, asters are hard to beat. Asters are a hardy group of easy to grow plants requiring no special care. Asters flower from late sumer and continue right through to frost and snow. There is also such a wide selection of cultivars to choose from that every height and color is available. If you want…

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Fab Fall Flowers to Plant

Rudbeckia at Sensible Gardening and Living

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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A Garden without Flowers?

Viburnum in the fall at Sensible Gardening and Living

As each week passes more and more of the blooms are disappearing in my garden. However when I walk through the fall gardens this time of year I realize it is actually my favorite season. I really prefer gardening in the fall. The garden is so much calmer at this time. Without the intense brightness and heat of the sun,…

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