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Congratulations Phil Steinhauer, Newman Award Winner 2014

September 18th, 2014

Designscapes Colorado’s owner and founder Phil Steinhauer was awarded the prestigious Newman Award for Landscape Architecture last night, September 17th. This was the second annual Newman Award ceremony. The Newman Awards are in accordance¬†with the Institute of Classical Art and … Continue reading

Attend the Fall Plant and Bulb Sale this Weekend

September 17th, 2014

The beginning of the Fall season is right around the corner and there is no better time to purchase your Fall bulbs than this weekend. This weekend, September 19th- 20th the Denver Botanic Gardens is hosting their annual Fall plant … Continue reading

How to Fight the Frost

September 16th, 2014

The last two days of cool weather have been a wake-up call that summer is fading and fall is almost here. Many of us want to hang on to our colorful pots of annuals and the fresh basil as long … Continue reading

Storing your Summer Crops

September 11th, 2014

After a bountiful summer harvest you and your green thumb may be overwhelmed by the mass quantity of vegetables and fruit that your garden has produced. You may be wondering exactly just what to do with all of your fruits … Continue reading

DIY: Creating the Perfect Fall Pots

September 10th, 2014

Glimpses of the Fall season seem to keep appearing as the season draws nearer. Brisk Autumn breezes, the siren call of Starbucks seasonal drinks, and the promise of festivities hang in the air. With the Summer season drawing to a … Continue reading

Fall Decorations

September 9th, 2014

Fall is right around the corner and there is no better time than the present to begin decorating for this festive and fun season. Outdoor decor and fall pots can really spruce up your home and give your entryway some … Continue reading

Is Wildlife Chomping on Your Garden?

September 8th, 2014

Just like Mr. McGregor, many gardeners are plagued with the likes of Peter Rabbit and other critters who are intent on feasting on their ripening gardens.¬† As the corn and tomatoes begin to ripen, wildlife starts to take an interest … Continue reading

Chihuly Nights at the Denver Botanic Gardens

September 5th, 2014

The Denver Botanic Gardens has a multitude of special events going on right now. The Botanic Gardens are hosting one of the first Rocky Mountain exhibitions of the American Artist, Dale Chihuly. Chihuly’s medium is glass, he has taken glass … Continue reading

It’s Corn Maze Time!

September 4th, 2014

This year the Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield is hosting a corn maze for the Fall season. This 8 acre corn maze is sure to excite and thrill your children. The maze is shaped like a butterfly and features over … Continue reading

Join Us: Opening of Cuatro Vientos Park

September 2nd, 2014

Come and enjoy the opening of one of Denver’s newest parks, Cuatro Vientos Park/ Four Winds Park on Saturday, September 6th. The ribbon cutting ceremony will begin promptly at 11:30. The day long event goes from 11 a.m. to 3 … Continue reading