Trees for small gardens: Spindle tree (Euonymus europaeus) has fantastic fuchsia coloured autumn leaves and unusual orange berries. Ultimate height: 3metres. Find out more about this small, native tree at http://www.gardenersworld.com/plants/euonymus-europaeus/1007.html Photo: Sarah Cuttle
While the bell flowers look pretty in the summertime, the colorful pods make this ornamental plant so popular. Physalis alkekengi (a.k.a. Chinese Lantern) requires little fuss, but it'll spread quickly if left to its own devices. Click through for more of the best fall flowers and plants.
Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire' - This deciduous shrub has oval, mid-green leaves and produces small, creamy-white flowers in May and June. But it's really grown for the brilliant, flame-coloured stems that are revealed when the leaves, which turn orange-yellow in autumn.