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Dividing Perennials

August 23, 2010
As we’re approaching the fall season, this is a great time to divide some of your perennials in your garden.  Dividing perennials is an easy, inexpensive, reliable way to propogate...

Hummingbird Feeder from an Old Coke Bottle

August 16, 2010
(Summarized from article originally printed in Birds & Blooms) Materials Needed: Glass Bottle (less than 375 ml and that will have a tight fit with the stopper) 5 feet of 4...

How to Liven Up Your Pots & Beds

August 09, 2010
As we approach the middle part of summer (how did August get here so fast?!), some of our flower pots or beds might be looking as fantastic as they did back in May.  You don’t have...

Designing an English Garden

August 02, 2010
English gardens are a common design preference for many people. They are designed to look like they were grown in England, with a some-what wild flower filled cottage garden. They’re...

Garden Stepping Stones

July 14, 2010
Looking for a great summer project to do with (or without!) the kids? Making garden step stones is a great way to personalize any yard! You can make a bunch of them and create a path,...

Patriotic Flowers

June 28, 2010
With the 4th of July holiday just around the corner, Phil is excited to talk about how to get your landscape ready for the holiday! He will have beautiful plant selections, both annual and...

Pretty Penstemons

June 21, 2010
Monday is the 1st day of summer and what better day than to talk about a beautiful perennial that thrives here in Colorado! In fact, most of the species are native to the western states....

Great Gardening/Outdoor Gifts for Dad!

June 07, 2010
With Father’s Day on June 20th — it’s time to start thinking about a gift for that special Dad in your life. Phil will bring some gift ideas to show the viewers! Click...

Channel 7: Edible Potted Gardens 2010

May 24, 2010
How about growing your own vegetables and herbs this season?  This is a convenient and cost saving way to enjoy your own fresh foods.  Salad greens and edible flowers provide beauty AND...

Channel 7: Spring Flowering Shrubs & Their Perennial Pairings

May 17, 2010
Right now we see beautiful plants displaying bright blooms of color around town!  Most of us think of the common spring flowering shrubs such as Lilacs and Forsythia but, there are so many...

Designscapes Colorado Wins Top Honors

May 10, 2010
DESIGNSCAPES COLORADO, a Denver- based design/landscape and maintenance business  for the past 18 years, received two Grand Awards for Use of Color-Annuals, for two distinct home projects...

Channel 7: Rose Tips

May 10, 2010
Planting: Make sure you plant your rose in a location that gets at least 6 hours of sun a day.  They can be planted in a garden bed or a container (if the are planted in a container,...