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Tips

Low Maintenance Plantings

Low Maintenance Plantings

December 11th, 2012

When you think of low maintenance planting, many of us really don’t know where to start. The main maintenance tasks are watering, feeding, pruning, and insect and disease control.

Winter Watering

Winter Watering is Important!

November 29th, 2012

Even though it’s probably not top of mind, winter watering is very important to keep your yard and plants looking their best come spring. This is especially important with the drought we have been experiencing.

It's Time for Sprinkler Blowouts!

It's Time for Sprinkler Blowouts!

October 05th, 2012

Living in Colorado, you know how quickly the seasons change. Fall is here and winter is right around the corner. That means it's time for you to blowout/winterize your sprinklers before it's too late!

Landscaping Tips for September

Landscaping Tips for September

September 17th, 2012

Summers winding down, but did you know this can be a great month for gardening? The days are getting shorter and a little cooler and most plants that you cut back will flourish again this month with a lot of color.

Hoping to Water Less?

Hoping to Water Less?

August 29th, 2012

Can you believe that summer is almost over! Before you get too busy with the back to school madness, don’t forget about your landscape.

It's Hot & Getting Hotter!

It's Hot & Getting Hotter!

June 30th, 2012

Can you believe this heat? If you have new young plants they may be under a lot of stress this month. As they try to get established, make sure you pay close attention to water this time of year.

Get Planting!

Get Planting!

May 31st, 2012

Now is the time to plant, trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals. The nurseries are fully stocked, the temperatures are perfect, let’s get out and plant.

Watering Trees

Watering Trees

December 09th, 2011

Periods of drought are common on Colorado's Front Range. This area is naturally a semi-arid, shortgrass prairie that would have few trees without irrigation.

Winter Watering

Winter Watering

November 10th, 2011

With dry winds and intense sun, the soil dries out very quickly. All of your plants (including the lawn) will benefit from a slow soaking, about once a month.

Fall Landscaping Tips

Fall Landscaping Tips

October 17th, 2011

Make sure you wrap your trees. All deciduous trees should be wrapped from the soil surface to the first branch each fall (approximately November 1).

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