Plantings: Fall

View our fall planting library below. Discuss your design options with your landscape designer to create your dream layout. Please contact us with any questions you may have. 

✾ This indicates that a plant blooms for 6 weeks or longer

✓ This indicates that the plant is listed as Resistant/Tolerant to Deer



Aster ‘Woods Purple’ – Michaelmas Daisy ✓

Grows in mounded clumps with small semi double blue violet to purple flowers with yellow centers. Growing 12-18″ tall with dark glossy green leaves.
Full Sun
Prefers well drained soil, medium moisture, normal watering
Deadhead final blooms, great for beds and borders


Flower is a multi layered ring of petals around a solid eye, colors vary, produces many flowers per plant. Blooms September through October.
Full Sun
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Deadhead to prolong flowering, use in beds and borders.

Ornamental Cabbage

Large rosettes of colorful and decorative ruffled or frilly leaves variegated with cream, rose pink and purples. Blooms in fall, retains its color till early spring.
Full Sun
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Plant in masses or individually as a border

Ornamental Kale

Thick, smooth leaves up to 2′ long. Lower leaves fold open and upper leaves are erect. Ornamental Kale comes in a few color varieties and is mostly used in the fall.
Long Island Nursery Plants
Full Sun
Well drained soils, normal watering, drought tolerant.
Use in pots or individually as a border

Pennisetum setaceum ‘Rubrum’ – Purple Fountain Grass

Produces clumps of purple maroon grass like blades. Spikes of rose red plumes last from summer to fall. Grows 2-4′ tall and to 3′ wide.
Full Sun
Drought tolerant, prefers normal watering
Use as centerpieces in pots and in beds