Gardening Tips


Rocky Mountain High; Touring Colorado in Garden Celebrity Style My new friend Kit Strange and I toured the state with plants, gardens and trucks as our focus. Oh yes, I did say trucks. As Kit explained, she is fascinated with anything on wheels and that I witnessed as we crossed the state: semis, old, new, and small, she loved them all. Oh, but back to the botanical aspect that makes Kit a celebrity. Kit was introduced to me as an...

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Drought as the Norm

Drought as the Norm


Posted By on Apr 19, 2018

Drought in our region is the norm, not the exception. With thoughtful planning it doesn’t have to be a calamity.   Look at how and when you water. On average we use 5-10 times more water than necessary for a healthy landscape. Irrigation must be fine tuned for the site – talk with your irrigation company now as they turn on your system. Adjust according to exposure: Fully shaded areas often need up to 30% less water...

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