And I did see artificial flowers in window boxes. It cascades over the sides of the boxes and gives your flowers an attractive backdrop of green foliage.
The blue or indigo purple flowers of aster are a symbol of the fall garden and can work equally well in a fall container garden.
Best window box flowers for fall. This indigo-toned container is perfect for a spot in partial shade. Pansy Viola tricolor var. Colors for Fall Window Boxes.
Verbena Verbena officinalis Fuchsia Fuchsia magellanica Colorful Window Box Flowers with Cascading Blooms. Whether you do a fall planting of miniature daffodils snowdrops or hyacinths for springtime bloom or you do a late-spring planting of lilies alliums or dwarf gladiolus for summertime bloom be sure to tuck a few bulbs and corms into your window boxes for added impact. Salvia is a great window box flower.
Petunias are another old favorite for window boxes. Fall Window Box Ideas Ideas for decorating window boxes for fall holidays Below are a list of ideas for planting window boxes in the fallCommon themes are pumpkins yellow and orange displays red leaves Halloween decorations and Thanksgiving decor. Intersperse your trailing flowers with trailing foliage plants like sweet potato vine or creeping jenny for textural interest.
This idea features a simple brown planter that is designed to sit right on the sill of your window. As container plants they do best when planted in rich soil and kept moist but not soggy. Liriope muscari Royal Purple Pellaea rotundifolia and platycodon or ballon flower Platycodon grandiflorus.
Often overlooked for window boxes are foolproof flowering bulbs. You can use vines or plants that will fall over the edge of the window box and continue to grow. To achieve luscious color in a deeply shaded window box give impatiens a try.
Other trailing flowers that will spill handsomely over the edges of your sunny window box planter include trailing ivy-leafed pelargoniums black-eyed susan vine and euphorbia Diamond Frost. Also known as the common annual Geranium this type of perennial usually grows from 6 inches to 3 feet tall and up to 2 feet wide. Use bronze-orange mums as the focal point then add in yellow and red ornamental peppers and leatherleaf sedge for beautiful texture.
Fill in empty spots with mini ornamental peppers pumpkins and yellow squash or gourds. Lobelia flowers in blue to purple cardinal flowers over bronze edged green leaves. Because most types grow rather tallas much as six feetthese are plants best suited for very large containers.
Dont forget to take into account the amount of sun your window box will get and at what time. Hortensis Most Colorful Filler Plant for Window Boxes. A classic plant for window boxes.
Creeping raspberry Rubus pentalobus grows best in USDA zones 7 through 9 reaching less than 6 inches tall but cascading over the window box with. See more ideas about window box fall window boxes fall windows. English Ivy is a lovely choice as a base plant for your window boxes.
Lilyturf button fern and balloon flower. These are the plants that will eventually spill over the sides of the window box giving it that relaxed look. They are a favorite of hummingbirds.
Petunias Petunia atkinsiana Amazing Flowers for Window Boxes with Fragrant Blooms. This sun-loving plant grows in the cluster and surely one of the best cascading flowers for window boxes. The button fern is tender but so do consider other evergreen ferns like aspleniums or common polypody.
Lobelia Lobelia erinus Coleus Plectranthus scutellarioides Window Box Flowers with Colorful Foliage. Ivy thrives in lots of light conditions and is also drought-tolerant. The most common variety in the United States Impatiens walleriana is easy to maintain grows well in.
Last but certainly not least a variety of small gourds and pumpkins help fill in the gaps and bring even more fall flair to your window box. Marigolds are the perfect flower for a fall window box. The leaves are often breathtaking shades of.
Annual except in zones 10-11 sun 10-16 tall. Ivy will grow the best with a lot of light but they do not need direct sunlight all day long which is why a window box is perfect for this plant. They will grow into a huge mound of large flowers in almost every color.
The 3 popular color combos. The plants you choose will depend on where you live and the climate. The blooms are held upright over the foliage and last for days.
An added bonus if you choose salvias. Sep 22 2013 – Explore Bev Mamraks board fall window box ideas on Pinterest. Star-shaped flowers occur in hues of white blue purple pink orange or bicolors.
Water thoroughly and allow to dry slightly between waterings. It is drought tolerant which makes hit highly suitable for window flower boxes which are fully exposed to the sun. Available in many colors.
Water thoroughly and allow to dry slightly between waterings. This idea features a simple brown planter that is designed to sit right on the sill of your window. Pelargonium Pelargoniums are a popular choice for window boxes because they look good all year round.
Colorful blooms that thrive in the high summer heat. Best Trailing Plants for Window Boxes For Full Sun Shade and Perennials. Another plant to consider for your window box that has beautiful foliage is coleus.
Salvia is one of the best fall flowers to plant with long-lasting spiky blooms in a range of colors and forms. This traditional fall window box embraces a warm autumnal color palette. These fragrant flowers come in splashes of bright blooms that.
Classic flower shape easy to grow. Traditional Autumn Window Box Using bronze yellow and deep orange mums pansies ornamental peppers etc fill your boxes with orange and yellows. Intensia Blueberry is an annual variety with purple-blue flowers that last until frost.