Best Trees for Fall Color

One of the things we all love about Fall is the glorious display of color that the trees put on. But which trees put on the best show? Here are some of the top trees for Fall color: Maples. Maple trees are often what we think of when someone mentions Fall trees. Their leaves turn…

‘Tis The Season: Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums, commonly known as mums, are a classic addition to your Fall plantings. These beautiful perennials do well in pots by your door, as centerpieces for your Fall gathering, or in your garden along borders or rock gardens. The name chrysanthemum literally means “golden flower”, although these days they come in a wide variety of…

Why Fall Planting Is Your Friend

You may have heard the buzz about Fall planting, but what’s the deal? Why do so many garden experts recommend planting at this time of year? Well the time is almost upon us, so here are some top reasons why Fall might better for you and your plants: Warm Meets Cool – Although the air…

Autumn Allure

Just because the days are getting shorter doesn’t mean your garden needs to be any less beautiful and inviting: check out this slideshow from Garden Design Magazine, for example! Showcasing a beautiful garden designed by landscape architect Lisa Roth, these pictures demonstrate how Fall colors, shapes and textures can be used to create a stunning impact…

Late Summer & Fall At D Avenue Nursery

August may be coming to a close but that doesn’t mean your garden has to!  We’ve got a great selection of late Summer/early Fall bloomers here at D Avenue Nursery.  Here’s a run-down of some of our faves: Rudbeckia – most well-known as “black-eyed susans”, this genus is actually part of the sunflower family.  These sunny…