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Fall Foliage Arrangement

Source: The Martha Stewart Show, October 2010


Turn fall foliage into a stunning seasonal arrangement with these simple tips from Jerry Fritz of Linden Hills Gardens and Jerry Fritz Garden Design.


  • Lawn cuttings

  • Sharp pruners


  1. Cut arrangement materials from your lawn early in the morning, when the sugars are flowing and there is more moisture in the stems.

  2. Using sharp pruners, cut plant stems on an angle to increase the amount of surface area there is for water uptake.

  3. Place cut items in partial sun; the final arrangement can live in sun or shade.

  4. Freshen the water in your arrangement every few days.

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