Broccoli grown during cool weather will have a sweeter flavor than its warm-weather counterpart


Cabbage likes cool but not freezing temperatures. It will not form a head but will instead split or bolt if exposed to too much heat or severe frost

Snapdragons and Nemesia


This fall container from VSF of New York City is both imaginative and beautiful.  the giant gourd and flowering kale really drive home the autumn feel.

Fall Container With a Gourd


This basket of flowering cabbage will look even better as the weather gets colder and the colors deepen.

Flowering Cabbage


Purple Fountain  Grass  With Wire Vine


This fall container garden will last well past the first frost. It uses purple fountain grass and creeping wire vine

Large-leafed lamb's ear (Stachys byzantina) is a great fall container plant. It can be beautiful in a mixed container or alone in a pot

Lamb's Ear


This container garden in a rustic basket is made for the shade. The 'Summer Splash' fuchsia and purple shamrock

Fuchsia and Purple Shamrock


This large terra cotta pot is stuffed to the brim with fall plants. They include the large-leafed lamb's ear,

Lamb's Ear, Sweet Potato Vine, and Kale


Birch Bark Pot With Mums and Wire Vine

This birch bark-covered nursery container takes about 10 minutes to make.


Their smaller structure and frequent use in the kitchen make herbs a no brainer to grow close at hand. like chives, basil, cilantro, oregano, and thyme.

Peppers in a Fall Arrangement