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Channel 7: Building a Great Hanging Basket

May 03, 2010
Mother’s Day is right around the corner and this is a great idea for Mom or for yourself!  Add some annual color to the patio with a hanging basket. Phil and Bertha will plant a...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 4

April 26, 2010
Add Seasonal Color to Your Porch Designscapes Colorado’s Phil Steinhauer demonstrates how to create a flowering pot as a finishing touch for your yard or garden. Click here to...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 3

April 19, 2010
Last week we talked about transplanting and cutting out new beds to make room for your new plants.  Today, we’re going to provide some tips to help you make your decision on what to...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 2

April 12, 2010
Quick and Inexpensive Ways to Improve Your Front Plantings Start with a basic clean-up (which includes raking up leaves and any winter die back) To examine existing...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 1

April 05, 2010
Living in Colorado has yet one more advantage over other places, we have ideal growing conditions for growing sod/turf grass.  We have cool nights and warm days which support healthy...

Channel 7: Summer Flowering Bulbs

March 22, 2010
March 22, 2010 Channel 7: Summer Flowering Bulbs As you remember from last fall, we all planted bulbs such as Tulips, Daffodils, and Hyacinth.  And you may have noticed that some...

Channel 7: Building a Raised Garden Bed

March 08, 2010
If you are a beginner or a gardening expert, raised garden beds are a fantastic way to grow flowers and vegetables.  With the first day of spring right around the corner, now is the ideal...

Channel 7: Starting Seeds Indoors

February 15, 2010
Yes, it may seem a bit early, as it is still the middle of February but, now is the time to start thinking about what you are going to want to plant in your yard:  vegetables, annual...

Channel 7: Blooming Plants for Indoor Color

January 25, 2010
As we’re approaching the end of January and spring still a couple months away, the gardener’s soul is anxiously awaiting some color!  A simple way to liven any part of your...

Channel 7: How to Feed Birds for the Winter

January 11, 2010
After the busy holiday season, January is a perfect time to sit back, relax, and enjoy the birds.  During this time of year, their natural food sources have been depleted.  Because our...

Channel 7: Terrariums

December 21, 2009
Need a quick, creative, and personal present that is inexpensive for the gardener or nature lover? A terrarium might be just the gift! Terrariums are great displays of plants and nature....

Channel 7: Decorating for the Holidays

December 07, 2009
There are many materials available in most of our own landscapes that you can use to decorate for the holiday season.  By now, your flower pots that had nice summer flowers in them are...