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Let your fall yard shine with our choices for beautiful fall container gardens and colorful plants for your garden.

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Combine fall blooms with natural elements of the season such as dried grasses and wheat to create centerpieces and other fall accents for your home.
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The past decade’s frenzy for fantastically diverse dahlias brings these summer-to-frost stunners from the back of the border to the front, plus into containers and bouquets.
Dogwood spheres
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Twist colorful redtwig or yellow twig dogwood cuttings around woody vines to create earthy garden decor in minutes.
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Fall's the time to get spring-blooming bulbs in the ground. Here are tips for how to plant bulbs and what bulbs to choose for Midwest gardens.
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Golden mums and bronzy foliage might be taking over garden centers these days, but my mind is on frilly daffodils and dainty tulips. Though it may seem odd to focus...

Fall outdoor decorating with mums
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Mums make a striking statement in containers or in your fall garden. Here are tips for choosing mum colors and ideas for pairing mums with other fall favorites.
Desert dish garden
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See how to make a desert dish garden that'll thrive in your home all year long.
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Whether you’re looking for small ornamental trees or taller shade trees, here are 20 ideas for trouble-free trees that will thrive in the Midwest.
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In this Chicago-area home’s landscape, intimate retreats and brilliant fall color create fresh reasons to linger outdoors.
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From fancy to rustic, portable to permanent, find an outdoor fireplace design to suit your home’s architecture and your living style.

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