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GARDEN PATHS

Garden paths are an essential element in most landscapes as they provide a way to easily walk around your yard and …

FALL INTEREST

Landscapes that encompass interest for all four seasons are the most satisfying.  Each season has its own palette:  Spring bulbs, …

RETAINING WALLS

Given the rolling topography of the Front Range most home sites need retaining walls to create flat outdoor spaces in …

Garden chores of the month: September

Although September still gives us plenty of beauty in the landscape, fall is just around the corner and the end …

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 …