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The beauty of fall

For all the whining I did this summer about my garden, I don’t want to leave you with the impression that zone 9 gardening is horrible, it’s not.

With the cooler weather, plants are green and lush and some that haven’t flowered in a while are flowering.

If you live where it snows, enjoy it and make a snowman for us!

What does your fall look like?

This post is shared at Maple Hill, Barn Hop, Homesteading Hop, Raising Homemakers, Home and Garden Thursday, The HomeAcre Blog Hop,

Thanks for sharing with your friends!

Kathy A Delightsome Life

Wednesday 6th of November 2013

Awesome plants - I live in an inbetween zone 7 & 8 - you must have color practically year round - I am delighted to share that your post will be featured in this week's Home and Garden Thursday - I appreciate you sharing,Kathy

Angi Schneider

Saturday 9th of November 2013

We do, execpt for the crunchy grass during the summer and few months during hte winter. Thanks so much for featuring my post. I'm so honored!

Debra at HOMESPUN:

Thursday 31st of October 2013

Everything is quite lovely there :)

Angi Schneider

Saturday 9th of November 2013

Thanks, Debra.

daisy g

Wednesday 30th of October 2013

Wow! What a splash of color! What is that gorgeous yellow flower with the red spots? Thanks for joining the Maple Hill Hop!

Angi Schneider

Thursday 31st of October 2013

Daisy, the yellow flower is a canna - I had to ask a friend who gave them to me. They are really hardy and prolific and come in a lot of colors. I bet they would do well in your area.

Janice K.

Thursday 24th of October 2013

Just visiting (I am a friend of Dandelion House!) and wanted to tell you about our fall in the Pacific Northwest. The leaves are falling now and we are into frost, though we had the best vegetable garden this year! Lovely year for peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, and of course, pumpkins..I noticed that the folks that had the hardy variety of hibiscus trees had beautiful displays of blooms this year (must get one!). I discovered the thrill of succulents and have been propagating and planting pots. Of course many are not hardy here, so my sun porch is now a succulent zone! We had many weeks of 90ish weather this summer, and we have had early frost. Who know what this winter will bring??? Good luck to you in your gardening endeavors..

Angi Schneider

Monday 28th of October 2013

Thanks for visiting Janice. Your fall sounds lovely. I think there are things to celebrate in every planting zone.

Magnolia Tea

Wednesday 23rd of October 2013

Hi Angi, your plants are really gorgeous. And I love the red tree!Thanks for visiting my blog. :)

Angi Schneider

Monday 28th of October 2013

Thanks for visiting.