Add mums to the garden after blooming

The kids are back in school and the fall mums have all arrived at the grocery stores and garden centres. Summer is almost officially over.

That doesn’t mean that we now have to spend the rest of the year indoors! In fact, this is my favourite time to go out and see who has the best pricing on the large potted mums for my fall planters.

This year I am pleased to say that I found the huge pots of beautiful mums at $12 each. Even with such great savings, I hate wasting these fantastic fall blooming plants, which is why I add them to the garden after they are finished blooming.

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