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Denver Botanic Gardens Community Events

October 05, 2012
All of us here at Designscapes Colorado would like to share these awesome upcoming community events this fall at the Denver Botanic Gardens! Pumpkin Festival – Friday, Saturday...

Fairy Gardens

October 05, 2012
Are you looking for a fun, whimsical, and easy garden idea this fall?  Why not plant a Fairy garden.  These miniature gardens are great for all ages, are easy to construct, and make great...

Planting Bulbs in the Fall

October 04, 2012
Bulb planting season is officially here!  September through November is the ideal time of year to plant bulbs for spring.  Temperatures this time of year are in the 40 degree range which is...

Denver Botanic Garden Fall Sale

September 12, 2012
Denver Botanic Gardens is having their annual Fall Bulb & Plant Sale next week.  Bring your own wagon to fill with plants and bulbs on Friday, September 21st from 9:00 am -8:00 pm and on...

Preserve Your Herbs

September 11, 2012
You may have noticed that the nights and early mornings are cooler than they have been most of the summer.  This is a good sign that harvesting and preserving herbs is the perfect thing to...

Time to Water Your Trees!

September 11, 2012
Just a reminder to our friends and clients – please deep root water your trees now! Arborists are recommending that all trees in the Denver Metro area (Cherry Hills Village, Greenwood...

Fall Newsletter Released!

August 28, 2012
Have you seen our Fall Newsletter?  It looks fantastic and has some really important information for you regarding your landscape and the services we offer. Bright and Bold Early Spring...

Got Scorch?

August 23, 2012
Leaf scorch is showing up on the tree leaves of aspen, maple, linden pears and evergreens.  The leaves will look spotted of burned along the leaf margins.  The plant simply cannot take up...

What’s Happening In My Yard?

August 23, 2012
Phil and the Denver Channel 7’s Bertha Lynn (denverchannel.com) will discuss what is happening in many yards around town right now.  To view the video from today’s appearance,...

Casting for Recovery

August 02, 2012
Tonight at the Wildlife Experience in Parker ( the wildlifeexperience .org/)   will be hosting a fund raising auction through an event called Fish Tails and Cocktails.  Proceeds will...

Glamorous Grasses

July 27, 2012
You have probably noticed by driving around town that the use of ornamental grasses has been an increasingly popular choice incorporated in both residential and commercial landscapes.  ...

Homemade Remedies

July 13, 2012
5 Simple Garden Pest Remedies    Phil and Bertha Lynn of Channel 7 (thedenverchannel.com) will demonstrate to the viewers of some simple recipes you can make with ingredients...