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Building a Bat House

October 25, 2010
Designscapes Colorado’s Phil Steinhauer will discuss the benefits of bats in the yard and other interesting facts! Bertha and Phil will build a bat house for the viewers to see!...

Seasonal Accents

October 11, 2010
This was a popular segment in the past for the viewers so, we’d like to refresh everyone of what a great season for decorating this can be! Phil will show viewers some creative ways to...

Planting Fall Bulbs for Spring Color

September 27, 2010
Now is the time to plant your bulbs for dramatic spring color! You want to do this when temperatures are cooler and before the ground freezes so this adds to October’s gardening list of...

September Gardening Tips

September 13, 2010
September is halfway gone and there are some really important items that our viewers should be reminded of during this time of year to do. Landscape Installations & Renovations...

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...