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Channel 7: Edible Potted Gardens 2010

May 24, 2010
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: Spring Flowering Shrubs & Their Perennial Pairings

May 17, 2010
Right now we see beautiful plants displaying bright blooms of color around town!  Most of us think of the common spring flowering shrubs such as Lilacs and Forsythia but, there are so many...

Channel 7: Rose Tips

May 10, 2010
Planting: Make sure you plant your rose in a location that gets at least 6 hours of sun a day.  They can be planted in a garden bed or a container (if the are planted in a container,...

Designscapes Colorado Wins Top Honors

May 10, 2010
DESIGNSCAPES COLORADO, a Denver- based design/landscape and maintenance business  for the past 18 years, received two Grand Awards for Use of Color-Annuals, for two distinct home projects...

Channel 7: Building a Great Hanging Basket

May 03, 2010
Mother’s Day is right around the corner and this is a great idea for Mom or for yourself!  Add some annual color to the patio with a hanging basket. Phil and Bertha will plant a...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 4

April 26, 2010
Add Seasonal Color to Your Porch Designscapes Colorado’s Phil Steinhauer demonstrates how to create a flowering pot as a finishing touch for your yard or garden. Click here to...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 3

April 19, 2010
Last week we talked about transplanting and cutting out new beds to make room for your new plants.  Today, we’re going to provide some tips to help you make your decision on what to...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 2

April 12, 2010
Quick and Inexpensive Ways to Improve Your Front Plantings Start with a basic clean-up (which includes raking up leaves and any winter die back) To examine existing...

Channel 7: How to Make Your Old Yard Look Like New Again! Part 1

April 05, 2010
Living in Colorado has yet one more advantage over other places, we have ideal growing conditions for growing sod/turf grass.  We have cool nights and warm days which support healthy...

Channel 7: Summer Flowering Bulbs

March 22, 2010
March 22, 2010 Channel 7: Summer Flowering Bulbs As you remember from last fall, we all planted bulbs such as Tulips, Daffodils, and Hyacinth.  And you may have noticed that some...

Channel 7: Building a Raised Garden Bed

March 08, 2010
If you are a beginner or a gardening expert, raised garden beds are a fantastic way to grow flowers and vegetables.  With the first day of spring right around the corner, now is the ideal...

Channel 7: Starting Seeds Indoors

February 15, 2010
Yes, it may seem a bit early, as it is still the middle of February but, now is the time to start thinking about what you are going to want to plant in your yard:  vegetables, annual...