Fall Flowers and Plants

Fall Flowers

Fall Flowers go along with leaves falling. Air chilling. Pumpkin carving. Sweater wearing. Fall is known for many things. But even if you are a die hard gardener, you might not immediately associate fall with flower planting. When the harsh heat of summer dissipates, you might be wondering if all […]


Aster Flower

The Aster flower is a daisy like flower, they look like little star bursts, opening up into a beautiful bloom. There are many different species, so you need to make sure you are growing the kind you like best.

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Thanksgiving Cactus

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

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 […]


Petunia Flowers

Petunia flowers are one of summer’s popular annual flowers. They are a very delicate looking plant from the leaves all the way to the blossoms.

The flowers come in mainly girly colors such as reds, pinks and purples. They do however, come in other colors as well.



Pansy Flowers

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 […]



Monkshood (Aconitum) grows from the end of the summer months and will continue to grow into the fall.

It is a tall plant that shoots up flowers in tall spikes. The flowers cluster at the top of the stems in resemblance to a weeping hyacinth: just much taller.

Aconitum will grow at its […]


Michaelmas Daisy

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 […]


Joe Pye Weed

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 […]