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Posts tagged September

September 1, 2016

 

September is a good time to cut flowers that you want to dry for winter arrangements.

Taking Stock

September is an excellent time to walk around your garden and take stock.

September 17, 2015

 

Fall-blooming Japanese Anemone.

September Planting

Now is the perfect time to walk around your yard and find spaces that need more color or interest at this time of the year.

August 28, 2014

 

Butterfly and Joe-Pye weed.

Sunny Rain Gardens

Deep-rooted native plants can absorb many inches of rain per day, dramatically reducing run-off into streets.

April 19, 2012

 

Helenium autumnale.

Preparing Now For September Color

Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.

September 13, 2007

 

Moving Plants Indoors

In September we get our houseplants ready to move back indoors.

September 6, 2007

 

Asters Short and Tall

Asters are the stars of our September gardens, and indeed the word aster means ‘star'.

August 30, 2007

 

Fall Dead-heading: And Winter Pot Pourri

Sounds brutal, but dead-heading is important for promoting new growth.

August 24, 2006

 

Aconitum: Monkshood

If you love blue flowers, then Monkshood is the plant for you.

August 27, 2004

 

Fall Blooming Asters

A farmer may still refer to asters as weeds. However, the explorers who came to this country about two centuries ago, recognized their horticultural value.

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