Posts tagged with garden advice and tips
26 January 2011 - Attract Songbirds with your Trees
by Janine Buchal for the Landscape Network You no longer have to whistle like a professional to attract lovely songbirds to your yard. Attracting songbirds in Colorado can be as easy as what tree you plant in your yard. Colorado provides a unique environment for up to 400 different species of birds. Many of these [...]
26 January 2011 - Green Friendly Composting
by Janine Buchal for the Landscape Network Green Friendly Compositing Local Guru of Composting, Judy Elliot, says, “Composting feeds plants better than chemical fertilizers, reduces disease and can reduce water bills by 40%.” Furthermore, composting makes gardening easier. “You can enjoy the fruits of your labor, rather than laboring over your fruits,” Judy continues. An [...]
16 January 2011 - Growing Bell Peppers
Bell peppers are probably one of the most popular vegetables for people to grow in small gardens. They’re not hard to grow, they taste great, and also they provide some great color to a garden.
16 January 2011 - Annuals for Sun
While there are many annuals available to us in Colorado, there are certain types that need to get full sun and will only thrive if they receive full sun. This video details which types of annuals to use in the Denver area, and what type of landscape maintenance to use for your annual gardens. Annuals are the big “pop” of any landscape, and keeping them well maintained will keep them looking their best.
16 January 2011 - Annuals planted right
In this video, a demonstration of one method of annual planting that reduces weed growth in between plants and makes maintenance easier throughout the annual growing season.