Colorado Landscape Design Blog

Welcome to the Designscapes Colorado news and blog. We will discuss landscaping news as well as sharing insider tips from our landscaping experts. You can leave a comment or question and communicate directly with our professional staff.

Cherry Hills Land Preservation Barn Party & Farmers Market Tours

September 29th, 2016

Designscapes Colorado President, Philip Steinhauer and Residential Landscape Designer Brian Breed were proud participants at this year’s 6th Annual Cherry Hills Land Preserve Barn Party and Farmers Market Tour held September 17-18, 2016 at 1305 East Quincy Avenue in Cherry … Continue reading

World’s Longest Table Charity Event – Evergreen Colorado

September 29th, 2016

Designscape Colorado Employees had the pleasure of attending the 2016 World’s Longest Picnic Table Community picnic, charity event and an attempt to break the Guinness World Record. The current Guinness record for the World’s Largest Picnic Table is 211.82m (694 … Continue reading

Tip of The Week! Flowering Plants & Herbs for The Indoors

September 28th, 2016

The health effects of keeping plants indoors is well proven. They clear away pollutants such as household VOC’s, provide oxygen and with their beauty add to our sense of peace and tranquility. And now that the growing season is waning, … Continue reading

Tip of the Week! 6 Hardy Trees for Small Spaces

September 14th, 2016

With Saturday, September 10 being National Planting Day, this weekend could be a good time to shop for hardy trees that can spiff up your landscape. Plant Select® has 3 small deciduous trees suitable for tough sites plus 3 conifers … Continue reading

The Green Industries of Colorado and Supportive Legislation Needs Your Help

September 8th, 2016

The Green Industries of Colorado is an alliance of seven trade associates representing all facets of horticulture and landscape industries. GreenCo members are committed to water conservation and industry-wide best management practices as being the ideal way of doing business.  The … Continue reading

Metropolis – Global Cites of Tomorrow – Landscape Architects to the Rescue

September 2nd, 2016

What’s the future of landscape architecture design?  Designing sustainable large cities with emphasis on outdoor spaces.  Neighborhoods of the future will be built in the fashion of a Metropolis.  A Metropolis is a large city which is a significant economic, … Continue reading

2016 Annual Employee Appreciation Bar B Que

September 2nd, 2016

It is that time of the year again.  The sun is warming, the birds are soaring and the smell of the outdoor grill is alluring.  Nothing like an employee appreciation day to get the team motivated and apt for the … Continue reading

Designscapes on the Green

August 31st, 2016

Designscapes employees attended the 2016 Colorado Golf Classic held by CPS Distributors, Inc. on Monday August 29, 2016.  The event was held at the Fox Hollow Golf Course in Lakewood. Participants enjoyed a splendid day of golfing inclusive with lunch, … Continue reading

Tip of the Week! Make A Pet Friendly Yard

August 26th, 2016

It’s August 26 when dog lovers celebrate National Dog Day! While we’re feeling the love for man’s best friend, we should also make sure our landscapes love our pets so they stay happy and healthy when they are outdoors. If … Continue reading

Red Idea Alley Festival

August 25th, 2016

As a thank you to the amazing community of entrepreneurs, businesses, and others who help make Boulder such a great place to do business in the Natural Products industry, we’re excited to announce the 3rd Annual Alley Festival! As always, … Continue reading