All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘fall’

Green Eyed Susan For Budget Perennial Gardening

Fall Perennial Gardening: Garden Design on a Budget

Fall is the best time of year for planning your perennial garden. The plants are grown in or over grown and you can easily see how they are working in your current design. You will notice which perennials need to be divided and see the empty spaces where new plants are needed. You can evaluate which plants aren’t in the …

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Fall Bulbs Guide

Beyond Tulips: Extraordinary Fall Bulbs You Need to Grow!

Tulips are wonderful plants. Frilly parrot tulips, deep-dark-almost-black purple tulips, cheery giant tulips and more can be found in my garden beds. But tulips aren’t the only fall bulbs I plant. I get just as much enjoyment out of some of these outstanding spring bloomers, and now is the time to get them in the ground! I wrote my list of …

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Fall Craft Ideas

Fall in Love with These Autumn Crafts from Nature

It might be the colourful leaves. Or it could be the ornamental seed heads. Or perhaps the acorns. No matter what the inspiration is, making crafts goes hand-in-hand with fall. Head out to the garden and collect some materials. Got them? Ok, now let’s get busy! Here are some of my favourite fall nature crafts. Related: How to Preserve Ornamental Flower, …

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Dallas Arboretum Pumpkin Village

You Won’t Believe What They Did With 75,000 Pumpkins!

Love all things fall and pumpkin? Then you have to see Autumn at the Arboretum, the fall festival at the Dallas Arboretum that hosts the Pumpkin Village, a small town created with 75,000 pumpkins, gourds and, squash.  The staff at the Dallas Arboretum must love fall to make such an elaborate display, and I’m certain it comes with some stories. …

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Tips And Ideas On Making Carved Pumkins Last

How to Make Planted Pumpkins Last!

Pumpkins make festive fall containers for autumn flowers with stunning arrangements set off by vibrant colours. Colours like green and grey and black. What? You thought I would write “orange”? Of course, pumpkins start off orange, but once you carve them into planters they will start to mold and morph into my previously mentioned colour palette. What can you do …

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These Heavenly Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Are Addictive With That Perfect Combination Of Sweet And Salty

Highly Addictive Rosemary Pumpkin Seeds

Warning: make a LOT of these. You will eat them all. You will burn your mouth tasting one out of the oven then burn it again because you can’t believe these are so good. Yeah, yeah, they are just roasted pumpkin seeds. Try them. Just once. You’ll see. Sometimes I put together recipes from the ingredients that are freshest and …

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