Though days are shorter, nights are cooler and most of the flowering shrubs are done, the rewards that come from a bonfire of fiery fall foliage makes it a season to get out enjoy those last days in the garden.
There are many shrubs that provide fall color. We wanted to share a few favorites, each with something special to offer. Now, as you’re wrapping up fall planting, is the time to slip in a few shrubs which look great in spring and summer, but provide a really special autumn moment.
You loved it dressed in rich purple all summer, but when cooler fall nights come on…wow! Look at that fiery color. Performs even in rocky, infertile soils! Partial to full sun. Up to 15 ft. tall and wide. Zone: 4 – 8