Tropical Gardening: Create fall gardening color with flowering annuals

  • Photo courtesy of Voltaire Moise Local garden shops have a wide variety of colorful annuals available, like these marigolds, and are ready to dress up your home and garden for fall.

Sorry, it looks like no trip this year to enjoy the fall colors of mainland landscapes. The East Coast, especially New England, is famous for the brilliant riot of forests trees getting prepared for winter’s dormant season. Even deciduous trees of the Western United States are beginning to brighten landscapes as days grow shorter.