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Are Your Plants Wilting in the Heat?

June 14, 2013
If you need assistance with your irrigation adjustments to accomodate the heat, please contact us at 303-721-9003.  Thank you.    Have you noticed that the heat wave this...

2013 CSU PLANET Student Career Days

June 13, 2013
Designscapes Colorado would like to congratulate the CSU team for a strong finish in the 2013 PLANET Student Career Days! Colorado State University finished 6th among 62 universities and...

Want to take your garden to new heights?

June 01, 2013
If you can’t grow OUT, grow UP   You might not think you have room to grow a garden – but a vertical garden can solve that problem. Oftentimes, even a...

Pretty Low-Water Perennials

May 25, 2013
Why we love perennials – they keep coming back!   Perennials are user friendly for the gardener who wants to scale back on annual planting chores.  You plant perennials once...

Landscaping with Water Restrictions

May 17, 2013
As a leader in the Green Industry, Colorado Designscapes is proud to integrate Green CO’s  Best Management Practices in the landscape work we do.  The Green Industries of Colorado,...

What’s a Waffle Garden?

May 17, 2013
ALCC’s Tip of the Week has me wondering – what is a WAFFLE GARDEN? Warm days, and especially warming soil conditions, make this a prime weekend for planting those seasonal...

Is the Drought Over?

May 15, 2013
Kristen Fefes with ALCC sent this out yesterday and I thought it had some really good information that I wanted to share with you.  She said: After all this snow and rain, it seems a bit...

Pallet Gardening

May 13, 2013
Pallet Gardening is hot, hot, hot right now!  Bertha Lynn (denverchannel.com) and I will show viewers today just how easy and unique they are!   Step 1: Find a...

Mother’s Day Gifts

May 10, 2013
I wanted to share with you ALCC’s Tip of the Week Take mom back in time  with the new annuals       The bright retro...

Per Square Foot Gardening

May 06, 2013
This Monday, May 6th, Bertha Lynn ( denverchannel.com ) and I will discuss and demonstrate how to plan and construct a Square Foot Garden. Square foot gardening is the practice of...

Will the Lilacs Bloom?

May 06, 2013
This is a reprint of the ALCC’s Tip of the Week published on Friday, May 3rd: Along the Front Range, snowfall on May 1st feels late for the last blast of winter.  Yet, do you...

Unusual Containers

April 30, 2013
Unusual Containers to Plant In Phil and Bertha Lynn (denverchannel.com) demonstrated on Monday how creative and fun unusual containers can be for displaying your seasonal color! Even...