Weeding can be fun

Weeding can be fun

BOULDER COUNTY –  On most of the house calls I do on sick lawns, conversation inevitably turns toward dandelions.  Not because the weed is causing the lawn’s problem, but because many people want it out of the grass. So, when on a recent LawnCheck I spotted...
Plant sales abound

Plant sales abound

BOULDER – One thing gardeners can count on in Colorado is the complete lack of weather predictability.  One spring’s too hot, another too cold; we’re dry, except when we’re sodden, there are thundersnow storms, hailstorms, heatwaves, and enough wind to blow Toto...
Powerhouse vegetables

Powerhouse vegetables

BOULDER – Looking to bump up your nutrition through fresh produce straight from your garden? Sow some of the powerhouses that taste good without compromising flavor. They pump iron, potassium, manganese, copper, calcium, and zinc into our diets; fill us with...
A Super Bowl of plants

A Super Bowl of plants

BOULDER COUNTY – Here we go again – our dreams of a championship season are back, hope resting on whether our superstars are tough enough to weather anything thrown at them and still look fabulous in orange, blue and white.  Pink, purple, red and yellow is okay too,...