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Extend the gardening season by incorporating fun fall foliage and evergreens into your rock garden. In this Asian-style vignette, large boulders anchor plantings of Japanese and Siberian irises, which feature foliage highlighted with dramatic tips of gold. A native shore pine in the background shows off a sculptural form in keeping with Japanese garden design./