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Designscapes Colorado Ranked No. 74 on LM150 List of Largest Landscape Companies

June 18, 2021
The LM150 list , published by national trade publication Landscape Management,    represents approximately the top 1% of landscape industry companies. CLEVELAND - June 18,...

Celebrate Pollinator Week | Tip of the Week

June 18, 2021
Next week is Pollinator Week,  when we celebrate all that the many types of pollinators -- bees, butterflies, birds, bats, flies and more -- do for us. Remember that when it's hot...

What is the cycle-and-soak watering method | Tip of the Week

June 11, 2021
As temperatures rise, you may be tempted to run your sprinkler system longer. But resist that temptation, and instead practice cycle-and-soak watering. It's an efficient way to keep your...

5 Benefits of Mulch | Tip of the Week

June 04, 2021
It's getting warmer across Colorado, and our plants will need more water. But just because the drought is over on the Front Range -- for now -- doesn't mean we shouldn't still try...

A Letter From the ALCC President | June

June 01, 2021
Great news - most counties in Colorado are in blue with many going to the clear category in the last few weeks. With COVID cases down and restrictions being lifted, we in the green industry...

Sunflower Facts | Tip of the Week

May 28, 2021
There's still time to plant some sunflowers in your landscape. The National Garden Bureau named   2021 the Year of the Sunflower, and with good reason. This cheerful plant is...

How to prepare for hail | Tip of the Week

May 21, 2021
Late spring is hail season in Colorado. In this blog post, we will share with you what precautions you can take ahead of time and what you can do for plants after hail has dealt its...

How to control weeds | Tip of the Week

May 14, 2021
Keep weeds in check What is a weed? It's any plant that grows where we don't want it. Often, they are non-native, potentially invasive plants that can outgrow and crowd...

Designscapes Colorado Ranked No. 74 on Lawn & Landscapes Top 100 List of Largest Landscape Companies

May 10, 2021
The 2021 Lawn & Landscape Top 100 is based on 2020 revenue from landscape profit centers. Most information is reported by each company listed, and supplemental data are sourced...

Gift a container garden | Tip of the Week

May 07, 2021
Cut flowers fade and die soon after giving them. Why not give Mom - or any special person in your life - a gift that will give them joy for more than a week? In this blog, we will give you...

A Letter From the ALCC President | May

May 01, 2021
As we continue to navigate our businesses through this pandemic, the ALCC members and staff have been continually working to advocate for the Colorado green industry. The work that they have...

How to maintain a healthy lawn | Tip of the Week

April 30, 2021
A little tough love now will benefit your lawn throughout the growing season. Springtime is when grass grows its feeder roots that will capture water all season long. Later it will grow more...