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Horticulture & Landscape Architecture Career Day at CSU

February 07, 2013
Just wanted to take a moment today to reach out and thank everyone that participated in the Horticulture & Landscape Architecture ( http://www.hla.colostate.edu/ ) Career Day at...

Houseplant Care Basics

February 04, 2013
Houseplant Display on Channel 7 The topic today on Channel 7 at 11:30 (denverchannel.com) with Bertha Lynn and I is:  Houseplant Care Basics       While it’s...

Winter Watering Important Now!

February 01, 2013
With the words of “drought” continually in the headlines, we are faced with another tough season on our landscapes.  What can you do now?   In order to help your plants survive...

Easy Houseplants

January 28, 2013
Now that the weather is unfavorable for planting outdoors , we can turn our attention to planting design indoors .  House plants are a great way to improve the aesthetics and comfort of...

Gardening Trends for 2013

January 11, 2013
Fed up with the stress and complexities of modern life and more accepting of the current economic conditions, trend setters ahve dubbed 2013 “The Year of Bliss”.  Gardening...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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 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...