Designscapes News

Unusual Containers

April 30, 2013
Unusual Containers to Plant In Phil and Bertha Lynn (denverchannel.com) demonstrated on Monday how creative and fun unusual containers can be for displaying your seasonal color! Even...

Water Strategies for April into May

April 20, 2013
Below is a copy of the Designscapes Colorado and ALCC’s Tip of the Week: Recent heavy snows have gotten us off the hook for watering our lawns for awhile. Still, the growing...

Outdoor Lighting and Nightscaping

April 18, 2013
Outdoor lighting can be both functional and fashionable by highlighting the architectural and landscape elements of your home, while also providing safety and security to poorly lit areas....

ALCC Awards Recognition Continues

April 18, 2013
The Press Release starts by saying, “Seven South Metro Landscapes Win Excellence in Landscape Award”. Innovative Projects Demonstrate Water Conservation and Beauty Can...

Landscape Improvements Return on Your Investment

April 15, 2013
Here in Colorado we are looking at drought conditions this summer and you may be wondering if landscape improvements are really worth it this year.  Here are some points that address this...

Air Plants Are a Unique Addition

April 09, 2013
Air plants (also known as Tillandsia) make a unique addition to any home or landscape (during the right temperatures). These are great plants for anyone, especially those that might not...

Safety Comes First at Designscapes Colorado

March 29, 2013
With our spring season starting up and the return of our hard-working and dedicated work force from Mexico (we are proud users of the H2B program), this is the perfect time to review the...

Beautiful Spring Bulbs

March 28, 2013
I wanted to share a couple pictures of some a beautiful yellow daffodil and bright purple dutch iris in a Cherry Hills Village yard. Daffodil in Bloom in Cherry Hills Village...

You can still landscape in Stage 2 drought!

March 27, 2013
Denver Water Board declared Stage 2 drought today.  This doesn’t mean that you have to stop landscaping! As ALCC stated this morning “a drought is not a reason to...

Denver Broncos Practice Fields Irrigation

March 27, 2013
Designscapes Colorado is proud to announce our involvement in the renovation of the Denver Broncos practice fields.  Working as a subcontractor, we are providing expert irrigation...

Spring is Here, What’s on Your Landscape List?

March 26, 2013
Yep its March in Colorado, which means the weather can turn on a dime.  Sun, snow, wind, and rain can all be expected, sometimes in the same day!  Don’t let the changes in the...

Congratulations Holly Terry!

March 15, 2013
I wanted to congratulate one of Denver’s top Landscape Designers, Holly Terry .  Designscapes Colorado is proud to have her as part of our award-winning landscape design team! She...