When the air becomes cool and crisp, it’s time to refresh containers. As temperatures decrease, so do the number of summer plants that thrive in high humidity and heat. Thus, it is time to plant fall container gardens and get your hands dirty.
If you’re looking to add some color to your fall landscaping, check out this list of the best fall flowers to plant in containers.
These perennials have daisy-like flowers in shades of white, purple, blue, and pink that bring in pollinators like bees and butterflies. In late summer and early fall, you can see flowers blooming. You should read plant labels to determine whether your aster needs full sun or partial shade. Winter hardy in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 4 through 8, asters can be grown in containers until they reach their full fall color potential and then planted in the ground.