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Decorating With Pinecones

December 18, 2012
‘Tis the season for decorating for the holidays!  There are so many fun, creative and expensive ways to decorate using pinecones from your own yard. One idea is to hot glue...

Terrariums

December 18, 2012
Terrariums are great way to bring nature indoors by displaying plants in an artistic environment.  Terrariums are also a terrific gift idea for a gardener or nature lover this holiday...

Caring for Holiday Blooming Plants

December 18, 2012
‘Tis the season to give and receive blooming plants during the holidays.  If you receive a blooming plant as a gift, relax and enjoy its beauty.  I thought I would share 6 common...

Holiday Gift Ideas for Gardners

November 30, 2012
With the Holiday shopping season upon us, there are some great gift ideas for gardeners! On Monday, Bertha Lynn (www.thedenverchannel.com) and I are going to share a few of these gift...

Holiday Lighting…LED’s

November 30, 2012
The holidays are upon us, so lets talk about lighting, specifically LED lights.  The LED (Light Emitting Diode) systems have some significant advantages over traditional holiday lights....

Holiday Gifts that Grow on You

November 30, 2012
Now is the time to plan and plant flower bulbs for both holiday decoration and gifts.  The holiday season is fast approaching so time is of the essence.  Planting bulbs indoors allows for...

Decorating with Pinecones

November 30, 2012
Phil’s topic for Monday is “Decorating with Pinecones”   ‘Tis the season for decorating for the holidays.  Phil has some fun, creative and inexpensive ideas...

Holiday Decoration

November 15, 2012
Thanksgiving is approaching, which marks the beginning of the holiday winter season.  Bertha Lynn (thedenverchannel.com) and I would like to share a few plant species with you that work well...

Holiday Gifts That Grow

November 02, 2012
Bertha Lynn (denverchannel.com) and I are going to go over the easiest bulbs to grow for the Holidays on Monday.  These bulbs are Amaryllis and Paperwhites.    I am really...

Preserving the Beauty of Fall Foliage

October 26, 2012
The Fall season brings out so many beautiful colors, so lets take a look at some tree species that display this Autumn glow.  Of course we have to start with Maples.  Maples are the...

How to make a Bird Feeder form a Gourd

October 25, 2012
Making a bird feeder from a gourd is a fun and easy seasonal activity that the Designscapes Colorado team would like to share with you.  To make a bowl feeder, first cut a gourd in two...

Picking and Carving Pumpkins

October 24, 2012
Gearing up for Halloween means its time to pick out some pumpkins!  The best place to do this is at a pick-your-own pumpkin patch, that way you’re assured that the pumpkin is fresh....