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BASIC GARDEN MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST: WINTER

Lawn: Water once per month for established lawns or 2-3 times per month for new lawns if there has been …

Garden chores of the month: February

February continues the bitter winter cold temperatures and landscape work is not on many people’s radar screen.  And, aside from …

THE IMPORTANCE OF DESIGN

You may be interested in investing in a new landscape but don’t know where to start.  The design is the …

LANDSCAPING FOR WINTER INTEREST

Landscapes don’t have to look drab during the winter.    In fact, a winter landscape can be colorful and interesting …

WINTER WATERING GUIDELINES

Dry air and low precipitation are prevailing characteristics of a Colorado winter.  Although snow provides much-needed moisture to plant materials …

Garden chores of the month: January

While the landscape is dormant in the month of January there are still a couple maintenance items necessary to maintain …

OUTDOOR LIGHTING

Outdoor lighting is a landscape feature that is often overlooked.  Cooking and entertaining are greatly enhanced by outdoor lighting.  Landscape lighting is essential …

LANDSCAPE DESIGN

When looking around for landscape designers ask about their credentials.  Do they have a degree in landscape architecture or design?  …

Garden chores of the month: December

December is the month when the ground freezes and plant materials go dormant.  While most people’s attention is focused on …

IRRIGATION

Water rates are climbing and will continue to do so along the Front Range.  You want an irrigation system that …