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Ergonomic gardening

Date posted: March 31, 2021

Gardening and landscape care can be a healthy hobby that helps us get outdoors and moving around. But proper form is important to avoid discomfort or injury. Vary activities and tasks frequently and include rest periods in between to help reduce the strain from repetitive motions. If hands start to tingle or the wrist and... Read more »

Sustainable landscapes

Date posted: March 22, 2021

It’s too early to start planting, but it’s a good time to make a plan for a successful landscape this year. Recent heavy snowfall was much-needed, but it has not eliminated drought in the state, so be sure that your landscape plans are strategic and water-wise. Planning a water-wise landscape Start with the sprinkler system. When... Read more »

Protecting plants from heavy snowfall

Date posted: March 15, 2021

It’s still winter-spring officially begins March 20—and heavy snowfall predicted this weekend is a reminder that despite the change in season, March is historically Colorado’s snowiest month. Deep snowfalls—especially spring snow that tends to be heavier and wetter than powdery winter snow—can break tree limbs, smother and crush ornamental grasses and splay upright evergreens.  Here... Read more »

Children Benefit from Gardening

Date posted: March 9, 2021

  Children who grow their own vegetables are five times more likely to eat them, according to a 2015 study. Whether it’s at school or at home, gardening can benefit their health and wellbeing in many ways. Consider involving your children in planning your garden, and garden alongside them when it’s time to plant. A... Read more »

Ice Melt Safety

Date posted: March 1, 2021

Here are few guidelines to minimize the potential negative effects of ice melt.   Snow and ice can wreak havoc on our sidewalks and pathways. The Front Range’s heavy snowfall can melt as the day warms up, then freeze in overnight temperatures, leaving you with a slippery situation. To avoid slips and falls, it makes... Read more »

Plan now for spring

Date posted: February 24, 2021

Are you thinking to schedule professional landscape services? Here are some tips for you. After the recent deep freeze, it’s hard to believe that spring is just a month away. While you’re staying warm indoors, it’s a good time to plan your landscape for warmer months. Demand is high and professionals are already booking up,... Read more »

Protect your plants

Date posted: February 16, 2021

Are your plants protected? Here is the checklist. The forecast predicts overnight temperatures in the single digits this weekend. Are your plants protected? In the landscape Mulch is key to insulate and protect vulnerable plants. In late fall/early winter, you should have put down two to four inches of mulch in beds, especially those with... Read more »

Soil is more than dirt

Date posted: February 8, 2021


In this post, we will learn about many functions of the soil. If you’re building a house, you need a solid foundation. The same goes for building a landscape. Soil serves as the foundation, so it pays to focus on creating a quality foundation if you want a healthy landscape. Soils serve many functions* in... Read more »

Know your zone

Date posted: February 1, 2021


In this post, we will be learning about the hardiness zone while you plan your landscape. It’s often said that the key to successful, sustainable plants is putting the right plant in the right place. But first, you need to know your place. That begins by learning your hardiness zone while you plan your landscape.... Read more »

Your trees are thirsty

Date posted: January 28, 2021


In this post, we will discuss about how to make sure the roots and canopy get the right amount of water. Trees are one of the most valuable assets in a landscape. With the ongoing drought in Colorado, winter watering is more important than ever to preserve your investment. It’s a good rule of thumb... Read more »


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