Design

How to plant a fall container garden | Tip of the Week

September 10, 2021
Last week we talked about planting now for next spring. If you want some seasonal color now, try a fall-themed container garden. You can make your own decorative creation with traditional...

Have you started your 2021 landscape plans? | Tip of the Week

February 19, 2021
After the recent deep freeze, it's hard to believe that spring is just at month away. If you enjoy digging in the dirt of your garden, cooking with friends and family on the patio...

What are plant hardiness zones | Tip of the Week

January 29, 2021
It's often said that the key to successful, sustainable plants is putting the right plant in the right place. But first, you need to know your place. In this blog post we will tell you...

2021 Plants of the Year | Tip of the Week

January 01, 2021
The National Garden Bureau once again chose five plants of the year. For 2021, they have chosen hibiscus (shrub), monarda or bee balm (perennial), hyacinth (bulb crop), garden bean...

Planting Mid-summer in Colorado

July 31, 2020
Now is a good time to refresh those annuals that have likely begun to fade. For the hot days still ahead, choose perennials that will tolerate the heat and bring color to your harden...

Featured on Houzz - Our Favorite Flowering Tree and Tree for Small Spaces

May 05, 2020
Last month, our President and Landscape Architect, Phil Steinhauer spoke to Houzz  along with other members of the landscape design community on 8 Trees Landscape Designers Love for...

Your Guide to Conquering Spring

March 17, 2020
Ah! Let's take a moment and breath in the fresh, spring air. Kick off spring with these recommendations from our maintenance pros to enjoy your outdoor living all season long....

The ROI of a Quality Landscape Design

February 28, 2020
Your home's landscape offers health and environmental benefits and enhance your community when it is properly planned and installed. This can also lead to an increase in property...

5 Ways That Landscape Design Can Boost Your Home's Safety

February 21, 2020
Keep home safety in mind while planning your landscape. Security professionals and law enforcement often recommend environmental safety measures for homes. A few strategic design...

Designscapes Colorado Receives 2020 Best of Houzz Design Denver

February 13, 2020
Houzz has announced its Best of Houzz 2020 awardees  and we are honored to be named one of the top-rated professionals in landscape design in Denver. The annual Best of...

As Featured in Colorado Homes & Lifestyles: Your 2020 Landscape Design Resolution

January 23, 2020
Avoid having a landscape panic attack this spring by reading Designscapes Colorado's  CH&L Insider  feature. Our Owner and Landscape Architect, Phil Steinhauer and...

3 ways to bring home texture, color and movement to your yard during the winter

January 21, 2020
Even in the cold, snow and dreariness of January, there’s actually a lot of seasonal color and interest to capture the eye outside. It may not be in your yard – but it could be!...