If your backyard is a little worse for wear after some summer entertaining, we've got some cool ideas for freshening up the look. Take some tips from our "D-I-Why Not?" video host, Jeff Meacham, and our expert guide, and go all out for colorful fall florals:
Whether you pick the pop of perennials or the pizzazz of potted plants, our guide will walk you through where to place your fall plantings for a more lovely home landscape.
Here's what you'll need for the projects:
Decorative plant pots
Once you've decided a decorative layout of plants around your yard (making sure that no plants will overlap one another), begin digging the holes where you'll place your plants.
A plant's pot size will determine how deep and wide you need to dig. Don't overdo the digging, but create a hole at least 2" deeper than the plant's root ball, leaving room to back fill with soil. Gently work the dirt at theRead More »from Fall plantings brighten your yard decor