Paradigm Shift: Sensible Solutions for Our Colorado Climate
I’ve always thought of gardening as an adventure… a chance to try new things from one season to the next. On the lighter side of changing things up in the […]
Eight Great Tips for Healthy Hanging Baskets
Hanging baskets overflowing with flowers just seem to be getting more and more popular every season. And no wonder! Colorful annuals spilling down like fountains make a perfect statement: healthy, […]
8 Things Every Colorado Gardener Should Know
A good thing to know #1: You’re in Colorado! Much of Colorado gets around ten to 12 inches of moisture every year. That makes us a “high desert,” and we […]
Just a few of the ways your tomato plants can drive you crazy!
Like most veggie gardeners, I love growing tomatoes, but I’ll be the first to admit that they can drive me downright bonkers at times! Give them the very best TLC […]
Learn How to Beat the Colorado Heat and Make Your Watering Count!
As the weather heats up… and stays hot… we need to think about water. Two points in particular. First: the Front Range of Colorado averages about 17″ of moisture a […]
Give Your Plants Some Mid-Summer Love to Further Your Gardening Buck
Want to get the most bang out of your gardening buck? Then give your plants some simple mid-summer love! With a little luck, our flowers and veggie gardens are coming into […]
Being Your Houseplants’ Best Friend, Part One
I’ve certainly killed my fair share of houseplants. Who hasn’t? But I still refuse to accept the notion that some people just have “black thumbs,” and are beyond help. Not so! Help […]