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Channel 7: Herb Infused Vinegars

August 31, 2009
Now that the growing season is coming to an end (faster than we’d all like), what do you do with all those huge, beautiful herbs in your yard?  Of course, you can dry them for later...

Channel 7: Advantages of Fall Planting

August 24, 2009
Many people think that the only time to plant trees, shrubs, and perennials is in the Spring and Summer here in Colorado.  Fall is one of the best times to install new plants!  There are...

Channel 7: Stylish Garden Accessories

August 10, 2009
A fun way to add a stylish twist to your garden is with vintage metal pieces. For example, an old lantern or light fixture can be set in a pot to act as a trellis for a trailing or...

Channel 7: Roses!

August 03, 2009
There will be a colorful display of roses, with a variety of types including Hybrid Tea roses, Shrub roses, and Miniatures. Brief discussion over the most common types and their great...

Channel 7: Hummingbird Feeder from an Old Coke Bottle

July 27, 2009
Hummingbird Feeder from an Old Coke Bottle (Summarized from article originally printed in Birds & Blooms) Materials Needed: 1.  Glass Bottle (less than 375 ml and that will have...

Channel 7: Drought Tolerant by Design

June 22, 2009
One of the hot topics is becoming more water-wise.  As you’ve heard many of us in the industry say before, this does not mean you have to have a yard full of rock. Phil will discuss...

Channel 7: Father’s Day Gifts

June 15, 2009
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 21st and also the 1st day of Summer! Watch to see some great gifts Dads who enjoy gardening would like!

Channel 7: Grow a Memory

June 08, 2009
A creative way to remember your loved ones is by starting a “Memory Garden”.  Pick a space in your yard to dedicate to special memories in your life.  It could be to symbolize a...

Channel 7: Plant Select

June 01, 2009
Plant Select is a cooperative program between Denver Botanic Gardens and Colorado State University that work with horticulturists and nurseries to identify the very best plants for our...

Channel 7: Edible Potted Gardens 2009

May 18, 2009
How about growing your own vegetables and herbs this season?  This is a convenient and cost saving way to enjoy your own fresh foods.  Salad greens and edible flowers provide beauty and...

Channel 7: Hanging Planters & Garden Wreaths

May 11, 2009
Watch as the Channel 7 news Anchors assemble a great summer planter and garden wreath!

Channel 7: Mother’s Day Gifts for Gardeners

May 04, 2009
Don’t forget Mom!  Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10th this year! Be sure and watch as Phil shows some great ideas to give Mom for Mother’s Day! Also, the Denver Botanic Gardens...