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Types of Maple Trees for Your Landscape Planning

Large trees such as maples offer important shade and beauty to any garden. And some maples grow very fast to provide the tree landscaping you need. But what makes the maple tree a favorite is a beautifully shaped leaf and the varying colors – especially in the fall.

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landscaping (perennial flowers) –      Getting Ready for Fall (and Halloween)

Getting ready for fall – in gardening and garden displays. The best flower to use are the chrysanthemums. Use them to celebrate fall colors and harvest.

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landscaping (perennial flowers) –      Delphinium Towers

Delphinium flowers – just when you need a burst of color that shoots straight up to the sky. These perennials make a great backdrop against a wall or fence.

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landscaping (perennial flowers) –      Up Come the Cannas

Canna lilies – one of garden’s favorite summer perennial flower. They have beautiful, sub-tropical leaves with colorful flowers that continue to bloom.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Cosmos

Cosmo can mean two different things. It could mean the cosmo universe or the cosmo garden. Either way, cosmo gives a lot of color for the garden and sky.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Verbena

When you need a simple flower the shines with lots of color, consider the verbena flower. It takes some bit of care, but it’s worth the color and array.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Lobelia

When you need a deep blue color for your garden bed or container, turn to the lobelia flower. It comes in deep blue and other beautiful colors.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Pansy

When you need bold n’ varying colors for your garden, consider the hardy pansy. A delicate flower with bold colors and easy to grow in cooler climates.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Nasturtium

You just might have a spot here and there where a creeping nasturtium can fill up the space. They are hardy and add a colorful display.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Impatiens

If you are looking for color that carpets your garden, a favorite is the shady impatiens. They grow massive mounds of colorful blooms that last the summer.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Colorful Asters

Aster flowers – a beautiful daisy-like flower that comes in all colors. Used to decorate the later summer/early fall gardens when summer flowers fade.

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landscaping (annual flowers) –      Here Come the Snapdragons

Snapdragons – these are annual flowers that are easy to grow and come in all colors of the rainbow. They are a favorite in many gardens.