Create a beautiful bed or container with fall blooming Annuals. Choose from:
Pansies – bloom all fall, winter, and early spring. Pansies love blood meal.
Violas – blooms fall through spring. Violas perform well in Texas heat.
Mums – great fall color. Mums love bone meal.
Marigolds – longer bloom period than Mums, but available in same colors
Dianthus – some will bloom all winter if weather not severe
Lobelia – gorgeous blue color, prefers cool weather
Alyssum – extremely fragrant – survives winter unless hard freeze
Snapdragons – plant now for earliest spring bloom
Petunias – light-frost tolerant
Ornamental Cabbage and Kale – Keeps going all season.
Swiss Chard – Keeps great color all season
Calendula - Great all season color.
Cyclamen – Beautiful Winter Shade color.
Don’t forget to fertilize at least once a month to keep them blooming and beautiful. Rose Glo or Hasta Grow
Get your fall vegetable garden going if you don’t already have one now is the time to plant Edible Kale, Broccoli, Collards, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Chives, Spinach and more. Red Barn carries a great variety vegetables and herbs. Garlic and shallot bulbs are here ready to plant. Onion sets will be here mid to late November. Drop by and get a planting guide or more information.
October is also time to plant Bluebonnet seeds and Wildflower Seeds for beautiful spring color.
If you have any other further gardening needs or questions, please visit Red Barn Garden Center at 12881 Pond Springs Road or call 512-335-8093 and let one of our experienced nursery professionals help you. We appreciate your business. We are locally owned and operated.
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