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FROM: Life, 9 September 2018

Life — Homes & Gardens

By making a few simple tweaks before autumn sets in, your beds and borders can enjoy a stunning…

Last hurrah

Still going strong: An early autumn border bursting with blooms. Inset: coreopsis Flying Saucers, top, and Kniphofia Nobilis

THE start of September marks the beginning of autumn, according to meteorologists and TV weather forecasters, but that doesn’t mean we have to accept summer is finally over. A few simple tweaks to beds and borders, containers and other parts of the garden will keep that summer feeling alive for many weeks to come.