How to Make This Stylish Fall Windowbox

by Fern on November 29, 2011

in Container Combos,Fall Gardening,Flowers Galore,How To,Inspiration

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While taking a walk around the Queen Village Neighborhood of Philadelphia I spotted this super gorgeous windowbox jam packed with interesting foliage plants perfect for fall. Black Mondo Grass and ornamental cabbages? Yes, please!

If you want to recreate this look, here’s a container plan and plant list:

  1. Black Mondo Grass
  2. Fern
  3. Ornamental cabbage
  4. Wire vine

You may have to really squeeze the plants in, but the strappy leaves of the ferns and mondo grass look best when they comingle with nearby plants. I’ve found that it’s easiest to start from back to front, putting in the larger plants first, and then following with smaller plants.


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