12 October 2009

Leave frostbitten plants as spooky Halloween house "decoration"

Brian's turned yard cleanup procrastination into a legitimate Halloween hack:

If you've got plants out on the front porch that die with the first hard frost, don't get all frantic about getting rid of them. Leave them there until Halloween night. It's a great audio-visual to have the dead leaves rattling around in the wind at night. The effect works especially well with climbing plants like morning glories.

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