Suggestions for window boxes - not mums!

sandra_christieJuly 29, 2007

I have lots of window boxes which looked great up until recently, but my petunias have completely died out. I thought they loved hot weather, but these are completely gone. Must not have watered enough. Any ideas what I can pop in there to replace them to add some color until frost? What do you have going in window boxes that are still looking good?

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graywings123

I had the same problem and replaced some things with annual vinca. The only place I have been able to find it is Walmart.

    Bookmark   July 29, 2007 at 8:55PM
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annebert(6b/7a MD)

Geraniums.

    Bookmark   July 30, 2007 at 10:05AM
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kimka(Zone 6B)

What ever annuals Walmart or Lowes' still have. After all we are talking about plants that are going to go south in about 4 1/2 months. Why spend a lot of money? Or try your local farmer's market--both Kensington and Takoma Park near me still have sellers with some annuals.

    Bookmark   July 30, 2007 at 5:11PM
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