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Tip of the week: Save the tomato seeds

August 09, 2019
Harvest seeds from this year's garden for next year's crop. We can't wait to eat that every first ripe tomato that comes off the vine. It's tough to resist the urge...

Tip of the week: Trees might need some TLC

August 02, 2019
We're dealing with summer weather temperatures right now, but it's time to look ahead to fall when it comes to tree care. The greater-than-normal precipitation we've seen...

Tip of the week: Look out for pests

July 26, 2019
Hot days and precipitation can create a perfect environment for insects in our gardens and landscapes. Gardeners along the Front Range and high elevations should be on the lookout for...

Tip of the week: Keep color blooming the rest of the summer

July 22, 2019
By late July, it's not unusual to have patio containers or flower beds that are a mix of thriving flowers and foliage and some stragglers that are less than lush. If you...

Phil Steinhauer visits 9News to give some mid-summer vegetable garden tips

July 19, 2019
Our CEO, Phil Steinhauer, stopped by the 9NEWS backyard today to give some mid-summer tips to keep a vegetable garden looking healthy. The tips include how to recover plants from hail...

Tip of the Week: Help your plants beat the heat

July 15, 2019
The summer heat started later this year, but July is finally earning its reputation as the hottest month of the year. if your plants have been thriving as a result of early summer...

Tip of the Week: Use tech to save water and money

July 08, 2019
July is Smart Irrigation Month . It's also a peak month for outdoor water use and a good time to make sure you're using irrigation efficiently. Consider using smart technology...

Tip of the Week: Cycle and Soak Your Landscape

July 01, 2019
Now that temperatures are finally heating up in Colorado, it's time to think about how to water your landscape sufficiently yet efficiently. Water providers and sustainability experts talk...

Designscapes Colorado Ranked No. 76 on LM150 List of the Largest Landscape Companies

June 28, 2019
LM150 list, published by national trade publication Landscape Management, represents approximately the top 1 percent of landscape industry companies.  ...

Tip of the Week: Turn your yard waste into "black gold"

June 24, 2019
Before you throw away those coffee grounds and grass clippings, did you know you can use them to make your garden grow? According to the US EPA, food and yard waste make up about...

Tip of the Week: Welcome the birds and bees to your landscape

June 17, 2019
Colorado is growing by leaps and bounds, and with new development, we can lose natural habitat for pollinators. But you can provide habitat with your own pollinator-friendly landscape....

Five ways you can turn your backyard into the perfect getaway

May 24, 2019
Take a moment and imagine your dream getaway. Perhaps you're lounging poolside with your favorite drink, or maybe you and loved ones are gathered around a campfire roasting hot dogs,...