While I’m thinking about fall color spots, the hearty cyclamens deserve another mention–beautiful, carefree and happy in dry shade they fill an otherwise dreary spot beneath an ornamental crab apple. Once established, they multiply happily, making nice little puddles of pink.

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The same plant, in a different shade of pink, extends the bloom season. These small undemanding beauties are definitely worth seeking out.

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