Plants & Trees for A Colorful Autumn
By Tammy Sons
Autumn is the time when plants and trees start changing their colors and they paint the entire landscape in interesting hues. The foliage takes a drastic appearance making the entire tree resemble an artistic workmanship.
Autumn is the perfect time when you get out in the open to explore different possibilities and new additions for your garden. The beautiful colors can help you plan out a beautiful landscape for your garden. The different colors of trees in harmony with the nature are possibly the most amazing sight.
You can also get the same effects in your garden if you plant certain varieties of plants and trees that bloom in autumn season and change color of their foliage. Some of the trees that can help you achieve this desired look are—
Dahlias—Dahlias are vibrant colored flowers that bloom from mod- summer to autumn season so if you plant them you’ll still have beautiful flowers in autumn when almost every other plant has ceased blooming.
Cornus—Cornus or the dogwood tree has beautiful fall colors. It is small tree that bears beautiful white flowers during spring season and it rewards you by wearing bright red color during autumn season.
Maple Trees—If you have enough space in your garden you can even grow maple trees. However, they will take time to grow but once they have matured you get to see striking fall colors in your garden.
Anemones—Anemones are very diverse flowers and can bloom throughout the year. You can plant the varieties that bloom during autumn and enhance the beauty of your garden.
Azaleas—Azaleas or Rhododendron also puts on a striking display during autumn. The plant blooms in spring and wears brilliant colors in the fall.
Autumn Roses— As the name suggests, these roses start blooming in spring and produce flowers till autumn. If you take proper care of the plant during summers it will certainly reward you with beautiful flowers during fall.
These are some of the wonderful plants that you can grow in your garden to get a picturesque landscape during autumn season. You can get many varieties of shrubs, plants and trees from a nursery that can help you achieve the desired look and effect for fall.