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MULCHING

There are many ambiguities when it comes to gardening; plants that thrive, synthetic versus organic fertilizers, wildlife deterrents, etc. However, …

Garden Chores of the Month: November

November is the time to put your garden to rest for the winter by mulching beds and wrapping trees.  Here’s …

IRRIGATION SHUT DOWN

Each fall, before the first hard freeze, sprinkler systems are “blown out.”  This happens in regions where frost in the …

Garden chores of the month: October

The end of October is the finish line for the gardening season.  This is the time to rake leaves, shut …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Garden chores of the month: June

The glory of Colorado summers begin in June.  Landscape plantings explode with new growth and start to reward us with color and …