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Tip of the Week: Give Mom flowers in 2018's trending colors

May 13, 2018
  Frost appears to be out of the forecast which makes Mother's Day a great time to give mom plants she can enjoy outside beginning right now. Hot 2018 trends in...

Tip of the Week: Mail-order mite kills bindweed

May 09, 2018
  If you've gardened for even a few weeks in Colorado, you probably have a serious dislike for bindweed. It looks like a miniature version of morning glory that...

Tip of the Week: 10 Things to do to get a great garden

May 01, 2018
  Successful veggie gardens don't have to be complicated or exotic. A great garden grows, is harvested and enjoyed by a gardener who knows and follows 10 basic...

Tip of the Week: Go for Diversity

April 23, 2018
Spring is prime time for planting new trees. It gives them a long growing season to get settled into their new home. But before you select a tree or two and start...

Tip of the Week: Light pollution hurts more than the view

April 16, 2018
Did you know 80% of Americans can no longer see the Milky Way? Why? The cause is light pollution. Light pollution is not just an issue up in the sky for...

Safe Sporting Bonds Team Members

April 12, 2018
  On March 24 th , eight of our team members were invited to the 9 th Annual Landscape Industry Sporting Clay Shoot sponsored by Rain Bird. Sporting clay is a form of...

Tip of the Week: Are you a lazy lawn mower?

April 09, 2018
Mowing lawns less frequently is practical, time saving and economical when it comes to having a pollinator friendly yard. These are the findings recently published by the U. S....

Tip of the Week: Pay Attention to What you buy and Apply

April 05, 2018
  As the gardening season takes off, many of us will be off to the hardware store and garden center for products to control pests and weeds and to fertilize our plants. What...

Tip of the Week: We Can Plant 4 Months From Today

February 02, 2018
Gar dening in Colorado is a tough job. We can’t plant until mid-May due to frost, plants may be hailed out in June and it could snow in September. Still, we plant, water,...

Tip of the Week: Light up the Night & Liven up the Party!

January 19, 2018
Though the days are growing slightly longer, the hours of darkness will still outnumber the hours of daylight for weeks ahead. What better time to light up the night around our homes and...

Tip of the Week: Take Care of Thirsty Plants

January 12, 2018
During the dormant season, plants don’t seem to tell us much about how thirsty they are. Grass doesn’t look overly stressed, leaves don’t appear wilted and because we are...

Tip of the Week: It’s Time to Water Plants

January 05, 2018
The spritz of snow we had this week is a drop in the bucket when it comes to moisture needed to keep plants healthy. This is not a time to be complacent about dry plants. We need +/- 10...