The signs that fall is approaching are sometimes so subtle that it is easy to miss them. But, they are there just the same.
You may notice the lengthening shadows on your way home from work, signaling shorter days. Or maybe you’ve noticed that you aren’t rushing indoors as quickly as you did earlier this summer.
Research plants before buying.
1. Know how large your plant will grow at maturity.
|Newly planted ficus tree|
|Mature ficus tree.|
2. Know what exposure the plant does best in.
|What a plant that does best in filtered shade looks like when planted in full sun.|
3. What type of maintenance will your plant require?
|Fuss-free Eremophila ‘Summertime Blue’|