Colorado Landscape Design Blog

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Tip of The Week: The Ultimate in Simple

December 15th, 2017

Do you know someone near and dear to you who is just too busy to hang the holiday lights and has fall landscape chores still undone?¬†Or is there a grandma or another older person in your life who can no … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: What’s Still In Your Yard?

November 6th, 2017

Finish fall cleanup before more snow flies If the feel of fall in the air has pulled you indoors and away from your yard, it might be a good time to take a final walk through your landscape. Many of … Continue reading

Designscapes Colorado: Getting Your Winter Needs Taken Care Of

October 20th, 2017

Winter might seem like a season for little to no landscape services available. However, this is not the case for Designscapes Colorado. In this blog I will talk about several services we offer and why it is important to select … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Ready for the Fall Chill?

October 6th, 2017

Extend your outdoor living season The chill in the air these last few days reminds us much cooler days – and more of them – are ahead. Still, there will be many great days to enjoy outdoor living even when … Continue reading

Designscapes Colorado Celebrates 25 Years

October 2nd, 2017

On Monday, September 25th, Designscapes Colorado hosted our 25th anniversary. With our team slowly growing from just the founders and a pickup truck, we have grown to a full service landscape design, install, and maintenance company. With 4 teams focusing … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Ready to Pitch Petunias?

September 18th, 2017

As we feel fall in the air, we see some of our summer annuals looking tired. With the changes in season, it’s time to switch out the annuals and enjoy the colors of fall.   The warm days that are … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Late-Season Lawn Care Pays Off

September 8th, 2017

The calendar may still say summer. But in Colorado, the thermometer will soon be saying fall-ish. Daily highs will be getting cooler as daylight hours get even shorter.Have you noticed the cooler nights? Right now, average night-time low temps are … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: What Should I Plant Now?

August 31st, 2017

Toward the end of August and early September, conditions are prime to plant leafy greens, herbs, broccoli and root crops for fall harvest. These plants aren’t made for the long and intensely hot days of summer. The late-summer with cooling … Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Want More Drama in Your Yard?

August 25th, 2017

Perennials never go out of style They show up in sensational shapes-from spikes and mounds to petals delicate and demur. Perennials offer ever-changing colors and textures. Some live in the sun, others like the shade. Consequently, many people are relying … Continue reading

How Do New Flowers Go from Idea to You?

August 21st, 2017

          Every year, growers around the country compete against one another to come up with the next colorful flower breed, that will hopefully one day end up in your yard. Thanks to our Designscapes Colorado flower … Continue reading