Gardens

The color of the Year | Tip of the Week

December 09, 2022
The color that can help shape the year ahead is  Viva Magenta . The global color authority reveals its Color of the Year every December. For 2023, the choice is a vibrant relative of the...

Garden Indoors This Winter | Tip of the Week

November 04, 2022
The backyard garden may be finished for the season, but you can keep your green thumb in shape with an indoor herb garden this fall and winter.   If you choose the right...

Did You Plant Bulbs yet | Tip of the Week

October 28, 2022
If you haven’t planted bulbs yet for next spring, there may still be time. Planting now gives them time to develop roots before the ground freezes. It's an easy project if you...

Get Frost Ready | Tip of the Week

October 21, 2022
Get Frost Ready If you haven’t yet winterized your sprinkler system - it's that time - or call one of our professional to schedule this service soon. Hard...

Compost your Yard Waste | Tip of the Week

October 14, 2022
Compost Your Yard Waste As the growing season winds down and you prepare your landscape for winter, you may find yourself with a lot of yard waste. Instead of...

Manage Japanese Beetles | Tip of the Week

July 29, 2022
Japanese beetles have descended upon many Front Range communities. These exotic pests love many of our favorite plants, including roses, Virginia creeper, sunflowers, and green bean...

Time for a mid-summer makeover | Tip of the Week

July 15, 2022
Now is a good time to refresh garden areas, as some annuals have likely begun to fade. Choose some perennials that will tolerate the hot days still ahead and bring color to your garden...

Helping Plants Through a Heat Wave and Saving Water at the Same Time | Tip of the Week

July 08, 2022
Even in our high plain's region, the higher the normal heat, dryness, and extreme temperature swings of our summers can cause stress and potential damage to the garden. Even plants...

Pollinator Waterers and Shelters | Tip of the Week

June 24, 2022
Pollinators need sources of water for many purposes, including drinking. Butterflies, for example will gather and sip at shallow pools, mud puddles or even birdbaths. You can easily create one...

2022 Plants of the year | Tip of the Week

December 31, 2021
Each year, the National Garden Bureau (NGB) chooses its plants of the year in several categories: annuals, perennials, bulbs, shrubs, and edible plants. This year they also added a...

The benefits of an outdoor living space| Tip of the Week

November 26, 2021
Over the last couple of years, many of us have spent more time than ever in our yards. When you were giving thanks yesterday, we hope that you spent a moment appreciating all that your...

Why you need to wrap young trees | Tip of the Week

November 05, 2021
Were you one of the many people who planted new trees during the pandemic? If you've got a young tree with thin bark, you should consider wrapping it for the winter. In this blog post we...