We assume that today’s article could sound very promising for many readers. When you look out of the window and see the cloudy, cloudy sky, you feel a little depressed. Since the first days of September it has been raining almost all over Germany and the sun is rare. That’s true, but we can hope for better weather by the end of the month. Although we do not have any real Indian Summer here we can cultivate our garden with a little more sunshine and admire magnificent flowers outside. Of the Autumn in the garden can be truly colorful, full of powerful colors and unique shapes. Autumn is now the perfect time to discover the beauty in the little things, prepare the outdoor area for the cold season, cultivate the colorful autumn flowers and plant new spring blossoms.
Autumn in the garden – now is harvest time announced!
Many people think that if it gets colder, they will not have much work in the garden. This is not true, however, because much more Gardening in autumn has to be done. Just roll up your sleeves again and be ready for new tasks. This season is not a rest period even for your garden flowers, shrubs and trees.
You need your care and know best how to thank you for it next year. Especially the most beautiful garden flowers are our focus today. In this article, we will throw the colorful veil on the garden and show its best sides. You will surely be pleasantly surprised, where you can always find a lot of natural charm outside. Yes, the autumn in the garden keeps so much natural beauty hidden!
Now calm and serenity prevail in the garden.
In warm colors the autumn glows in the garden
After the end of the summer it can not be bare and boring outside. But on the contrary! Autumn in the garden makes for a true color spectacle. This is the time of autumn flowers , Some are beginning to bloom and continue to the first frost. They have different shapes and colors, but always charm us through their natural beauty. Gladioles are in competition with the dahlias and fight each other for our attention. Their beautiful flowers are dyed in a variety of colors – from white to yellow and orange to red and violet – and they attract attention. Asters and chrysanthemums are lit up. Your color palette is wide and contains subtle nuances of blue, violet and pink. And the Tagetes are like the icing on the cake in autumn in the garden, because their bright yellow colors bring a lot of cheerful mood and joy of life into the autumnal garden.
Autumnal colored grasses are the best backdrop for the beauty of autumn flowers
Hopefully, you will also have some species of grasses in your outdoor area, as these provide the best backdrop for the garden flowers and bring out the warm, rich colors of the garden’s beauty. American dunes, prairie grass and diamond grass now steal the show outside. Can you imagine something more beautiful in the autumn garden?
If you want to have a nice garden next spring, bring the flower bulbs and onions to the ground in autumn
Autumn in the garden is the best time to put new tubers and flower bulbs
The clever amateur gardeners are constantly striving to make their gardens look beautiful, inviting and tempting for all seasons. In autumn they think of the coming spring and plan ahead. Now is the best time to plant bulbous and bulbous flowers. Choose only dry, undamaged tubers and bring them into nutrient-rich and well-drained soil. Add fertilizers and mark with chopsticks where you can expect the first flowers in the spring. You still have to pour them in the autumn, of course, but avoid possible stunts, because they could lead to putrefaction. And it does not want to be a hobbyist, right? The plant depth and the distance between the flower bulbs depend on the type of flower. You have to inform yourself about this before you start implanting the tubers and flower bulbs.
Only use healthy and dry flower bulbs
Generally, in the autumn, the early blooms are planted in the garden, for example delicate snowdrops, colorful hyacinths, yellow and white daffodils, colorful tulips and shrub peonies. These are not to be deterred by the cold winter and show us their beautiful shapes and colors at the beginning of the spring. Do not forget to put new roses in this autumn season, then you will have a new rose shrub in the spring. The magnificent roses bring more color and aroma into the garden and make it a comfortable oasis. If you want to enjoy the flowering of garden flowers in a few months, you must act now. Or would you like to see the results of your gardening? Then we advise that you plant autumn crocuses, then they bloom in the garden in October and are a pleasure for the eyes. Their strong yellow and purple lead a colorful line into the outdoor area, just before the winter draws in.
The fall back in autumn promotes the growth of the garden plants
In the autumn in the garden you can also use scissors
Autumn in the garden means not only unique flowers and striking colors of garden flowers. This still means a lot of gardening until the weather outside is still cool. Autumn is the ideal time to cut back hedges, roses and lavender. So take courage to scissors and get to work. Very suitable for this goal would be a sunny and lukewarm day. Firstly, the work is more enjoyable in the sunshine, and secondly, cutting back at low temperatures could harm the plants. Experienced gardeners know that the garden plants need this cutting back so they get new strength and form strong shoots next year. The hedge has to be artificially cut back and formed to make it a good figure in the garden. For shrubs and flowers cut thin branches near the trunk. In the autumn, dead and sick branches and branches are also removed.
The fall back in autumn helps the garden plants to get new forces for the coming year
Now you can also cut back your climbing roses and bind the shoots so that they are not damaged during wind and storm. The lavender is cut down to the new shoots. The perennials should also be cut back immediately after the fading, for example the one made with the Prachtkerzen. So they have more strength next year and will delight us with new blossoming.
As you can see, in the garden all the hands are busy. But if you follow our tips, you can prepare your garden properly for the coming spring. Your present work will surely pay off in a few months.