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BULBS

Bulbs are a perfect choice for adding bursts of color in an area like Colorado Springs where sunshine is plentiful …

ACCENT BOULDERS

Why would you want to place very large rocks into your landscape?  Accent boulders are a great way to break …

XERISCAPING- THE BASICS

Xeriscaping, commonly mispronounced as “zeroscaping,” is a water-smart way of gardening that has almost become the norm in Colorado Springs.  …

MAINTENANCE

If you’re not inclined to garden, the best recommendation is to hire a professional to maintain your landscape.  Even xeriscapes can benefit from a few hours of maintenance …

Garden chores of the month: August

August is the hottest month of the year, but our summer afternoon storms help to keep us cool as we …

DEER RESISTANT PLANTS

Homeowners who live near open space, the foothills, or in the mountains all share the frustration of deer eating their …

NATURAL SILOAM STONE STEPS

Siloam stone steps are a beautiful and exceptionally durable way to traverse steep slopes.  Made of the same stone as …

WEED CONTROL

A weed is considered any plant that grows where it isn’t wanted.  Weed control is probably the most tedious of …

Garden chores of the month: July

July is the month when landscape color pops with the intensity of a fireworks display.  Here are few reminders to …

FIRE PITS

Fire pits have become a popular outdoor amenity in recent years.  A fire pit is like having an instant campfire …