Fall Flowers and Plants
Thanksgiving Cactus (Schlumbergera) is a perennial houseplant that blooms every fall. If you think you might like to grow one, they are fairly simple to grow and make for a wonderful centerpiece for your holiday table.
In order to grow Schlumbergera, plant it in a well-drained soil mix and place the pot […]
Sternbergia begins to grow in the beginning of fall. While it only grows until about October, it is a beautiful, warm-colored fall flower.
Plant the bulbs in September. You should plant each bulb about 4 inches deep and about 6 inches apart.
The bulbs should be placed in well-drained soil in a spot […]
Snapdragon flowers (Antirrhinum) are one of summers most bright and colorful flowers. Growing in colors of bright reds, pinks, oranges, purples, white and yellow, the Snapdragon is a great flower to have to brighten up you garden.
When in full bloom, they look like spikes shooting up from the ground with colorful […]
Pansy Flowers (Viola) are small and delicate flowers that grow from spring all the way into the fall. They grow in many bright, beautiful colors and can grow in a single color or two-toned.
In the summer months the pansy may stop blooming due to the high temperatures. In the fall it […]
Michaelmas Daisy (Aster) are perennial flowers that grow from late summer and into fall. While they have the name daisy in them, they are not from the daisy family.
They belong to the aster family. There are actually three different species that are all grouped together under the one name.
Whatever species you […]
Marigold (Tagetes) grows in the summer, throughout the fall. It blooms in wonderfully rich colors of yellow, orange, and deep red. Some even bloom in two colors. One of the most beautiful two-toned color combination I have seen is a deep burgundy on the outer petals, with a dark orange color […]
Joe Pye Weed is a perennial plant that grows from the mid-summer months well into the fall. This tall growing plant works great as a background flower. Because it is so tall, you can grow other smaller plants in front of it and make a wonderful looking landscape.
This flower grows on […]