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Sustainably Harvested River Root Planters

Posted on March 26th 2017

One of a kind, unique planters and furniture made from the roots of Latin American trees. Read More

Category: Outdoor Gardening, Tips, Indoor Gardening

A "Petunia" on Steroids

Posted on June 1st 2016

I think we've finally found the perfect plant for our hot, dry, sunny summers in Boulder. Calibrachoas are a new type of plant that look like small petunias and are frequently mislabeled as such. Often referred to as Petunia Million Bells, they can produce hundreds of 1 inch flowers from early spring until frost. They are both cold and heat tolerant, and spring back even after a heavy downpour. These compact, mounded annuals grow 6 to 9 inches tall on mostly trailing stems. Unlike petunias, they don't need to be deadheaded and pinching back their stems is not required. Read More

Category: All About Plants, Outdoor Gardening, Tips

Ladybugs for natural pest control

Posted on April 12th 2016

Everyone loves ladybugs with their bright scarlet, orange or yellow bodies, small black spots on their wing covers, and tiny black legs, head and antennae. Read More

Category: Outdoor Gardening, Tips

5 easy tips for a better vegetable garden in 2015

Posted on March 22nd 2015

Give your soil a boost organically without using harmful chemicals. Read More

Category: Outdoor Gardening, Tips

5280 Magazine Feature Article

Posted on December 9th 2014

"How to spruce up your stoop for the holidays." Read More

Category: Hanukkah, Christmas, In The News, Tips