Decorating ideas for the fall holidays incorporate an amazingly rich color palette – yellow, red, orange, brownish shades and you can make lovely arrangements which look pretty, bright and festive. We will show you some exceptional fall decorating ideas with physalis alkekengi which are creative and will give you some inspiration for your autumn decor. Physalis, which is also known as Winter Cherry, Japanese lantern, Chinese lantern is an attractive plant which blooms from July to October and its white flowers turn orange when ripe which makes them perfect for your fall decorations.
Fall decorating ideas with fresh physalis
In September and October, when the plant turns in bright orange color, you can use it for fresh floral arrangements and many original projects for fall decorating ideas. Cut the stems when they are still green and not brown, remove all the leaves from the stem as they do not last long when placed in a vase, but the seed pods will stay fresh for about a week. Fresh physalis can be combined with chrysanthemums, sunflowers, red berries and other autumn flowers in spectacular floral arrangement.
Decorating ideas with Winter Cherry for the festive table
You can dry the Chinese lantern and use it for eye-catching arrangements. Check the fall decorating ideas below to get inspired. For example, you could use spray paint, you can combine physalis with dry twigs or herbs. Winter Cherry is perfect for an autumn wreath as it has a fabulous color and texture. Wrap the stems of the plant around a wreath base while they are still flexible and green. Use hot glue to attach them to the round base, add a pretty ribbon as a finishing touch.
Chinese lantern in a glass vase with autumn flowers and branches