Keep the colours of summer going into autumn in containers with these beautiful plants.
Autumn is one of the most exciting times of year in the garden. Hues of red and orange will come into focus as the deciduous trees prepare themselves for winter. These plants will enrich your containers with a delightful array of colours, extending the wondrous displays beyond the summer months.
To get the most from your autumn containers, remember to provide shelter for your pots either on windowsills, near your home or against a stone wall. Containers might need extra attention when it comes to watering and drainage requirements, and always give them a boost of nutrients by feeding them throughout the growing season to restore soil fertility from winter.
So, let’s look at these container plants for ultimate autumnal interest: