Create fall gardening color with flowering annuals

Local garden shops have a wide variety of colorful annuals like these marigolds available and ready to dress up your home and garden for fall. (Photo courtesy/Voltaire Moise)

Sorry, it looks like no trip this year to enjoy the fall colors of mainland landscapes. The East Coast, especially New England, is famous for the brilliant riot of forests trees getting prepared for winter’s dormant season. Even deciduous trees of the Western United States are beginning to brighten landscapes as days grow shorter.