5 Fresh Autumn Landscaping Tips

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1. A great way to add more color to your yard is to plant colorful trees. Some of the most popular trees are honey locust, butternut, birch, beech, ash ginkgo, sugar maples, and the red bud tree. Planting any of these trees in your yard will add the color you desire, and will give your house great curb appeal.

2. Grasses are excellent for planting in fall they make a great addition to your yard and the best thing is they are maintenance free. They even come in a huge variety of colors and can be dwarf or regular size grasses.

3. Mulch is a great way to add texture and color to your fall landscape. Around 1 inch of mulch can give you some added protection to your plants.

4. Pansies can give your yard a brightness that’s just pops in the winter, and the color of the pansies will be bright even under snow and will be ready for the spring months.

5. A good fall fertilizing will strengthen your lawn the most and give your lawn the color you want.

19 Comments
  1. Great tips! I love the beautiful colors of fall in a nicely maintained yard. Keep putting out awesome content and thanks for your contribution to your fans. What are some of your favorite fall grasses? I would love to implement that into my gardening strategy this year.

    • You made some good points there. I did a search on the topic and found most people will agree with your blog.

  2. Not everywhere in the world gets too enjoy the color of fall leaves. We have 7 big trees, all of them different species, that look marvelous during autumn. Even though having a lot of trees means lots of raking leaves, I love the color they bring!

  3. They are some awesome tips for landscaping.

  4. Great article, to the point with no fluff. I’m going to get fertilizing next fall, will let you know how the lawn looks.

  5. I think autumn is the most beautiful season! Seeing the bright colors pop up around the landscape is amazing

  6. Looks cool! Thanks for those great landscape tips!The color is amazing and pleasing to the eyes.

  7. I love switching my landscaping up a little during the Fall! With the changing colors, it’s a great opportunity to do so!

  8. Informative article.. Short yet useful.. I liked it.. People will take lots of help with your landscaping tips. Thanks for sharing..

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  10. It looks like Japanese maples in the picture. They go through an amazing colour transformation through Autumn. We have a few in our garden and their leaves are just starting to turn red now.

  11. I like the fact that you mentioned how mulch can add worthy visual appeal to a garden. I don’t think there is any doubt that most people use mulch purely for its weed stopping, or water retention, properties with not enough time spent choosing a mulch that visually suits the garden style they have adopted.

  12. I love the picture of a colorful landscape design, no matter the season or weather. Planting pansies would look good right next to my walkway. I also would like to try adding more mulch for a cleaner design. I will have to call a landscaper to do everything I’m imagining in my head, but I can assure you it will be the bomb. Thanks for the tips!

  13. It’s a great piece of Landscaping Tips. I am glad to find this helpful Landscaping Tips. stay with us. Thanks for Sharing

  14. Another benefit of mulch, other than adding colour and texture like you have mentioned, is that it is great at preventing the growth of weeds. A quick and useful article, well done!

  15. To go along with your first tip, I love Japanese Maples. It has a very rich, red color. I have quite a few of them in my own yard. In my opinion, trees do very well to add color to yards. On top of that, they create great shade.

  16. Sugar maples definitely add color and look nice too.

  17. I hadn’t thought about adding mulch to my landscape. I will make sure to ask my landscaping services about this, it might help it look better. Thank you for posting this, it was very helpful.

  18. I liked when you talked about how using the right fertilizer can give your lawn the color you want. It makes sense that looking not this and educating yourself can help you provide your yard with the are it needs. I would want to make sure I consult with a professional to get extra advice and know how and when it is best to mow and fertilize it.

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