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Besides mums, what are a few other plants you would recommend for containers for fall color?

What trends do you see in container plantings, such as type of pot, materials, sun or shade, foliage or flowers.

I applied commercial compost and hardwood mulch to an area where I am establishing a small garden. I did a few soil tests on the area and the results indicated the nitrogen was depleted. I intend to spread a bag of dried blood to rectify this problem When is the best time to apply the dried blood?

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