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Purple/Black/Dark Color/Gold Petunias and/or Pansies Petunias and Pansies offer a spectacular color show with vibrate, dramatic blooms, especially when planted in mass groupings. Plant one of these colors in full sun for a spooky, Halloween theme container garden or flowerbed. Black or White Bat Flower This highly unusual flower arrangement is sure to cause “oohs”

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Items Required: Large-Medium Pumpkin Your choice of potted plant for “hair” Carving Utensils Click Here for Templates Instructions: Cut along dashed lines to separate your pumpkin face pieces. Also cut out the corresponding top lid template that matches the sized potted plant you’re using for “hair.” Cut the inside of the lid template out so

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It’s a common fall question we hear: Can I fertilize my lawn right now? The short answer is: Beginning around October 15, we recommend you start using a winterize product for lawns, trees & shrubs. We carry Fertilome’s brand “Winterizer” in two sizes: one to cover 2,500 sq ft and another for 5,000 sq ft.

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There’s no need to completely rework your summer containers to give them fall flair. Instead, here’s some ideas for updating existing container gardens (or, if you’re inspired, potting up new ones), including one plant to add for instant drama, and a zero-effort, lazy-gardener’s trick for covering a bare spot. Add bold foliage plants. Swap tired

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Looking for a tree to provide some curb appeal? Get inspired with these choices. Fall is the best time to plant trees! Crape Myrtle Called the lilac of the South, crape myrtle brings on the flower show with long bloom clusters that open in a rainbow of hues. The tree has a graceful, architectural branching

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With a few cool fronts blowing through South Louisiana, it is tempting to gear up for that transition to a fall garden. However, these cool days and nights can sometimes be a breath of fresh air for warm-season annuals as well. Many fall plants require consistently cool temperatures before being planted, and another spell of

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Fall brings a great range of plants to bring in the season, from heat tolerant plants to endure a long, hot fall, to cold-lovers that will survive through to spring! Here are ten seasonal favorites. Croton This tropical foliage plant would really do well throughout the warm season, but it is a fantastic addition to

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A garden party is a great excuse to enjoy the weather outside and the beauty of nature. You can host it in your own backyard oasis and invite family and friends to share in the joy of the fall weather.  You can host a garden party for any reason, such as: football games, host a

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