Monthly Archives: May 2013

Week 13 – Add some tropicals to your patio

There was still lots to do in the garden today and the apprentices were out in full force.  There was more trenching and it was time to fertilize all the pots so they will be in tip top shape for … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Keep grass out of your garden & yes, it is now time for tomatoes

The apprentices were very busy this week.  A beautiful day to work in the garden and we’re getting it ready for the June 9th tour to benefit the Denver Dumb Friend’s League.  Last year we donated over $10,000.  If you would … Continue reading

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Week 11 – Spring is bursting out all over

Wow! Zow! Pow!  That’s what happened in my yard and garden in the last three days.  How about you?  That’s happening in Rob’s garden as well as the apprentices gathered today and were totally amazed at everything that is popping … Continue reading

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Week 10 – It’s time to get in the garden

Hurray, we were in the garden again today.  It was pretty soggy from all the rain we had yesterday but we split some bulbs, and painted some faux pots so the wet garden wasn’t a problem. Heather, Jennifer, Matty and … Continue reading

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Week 9 – ARRRGGGHHH – this snow is for the birds

We cancelled the garden work again this week after 4-6 inches of snow yesterday.  No delivery of May baskets yesterday as it was cold and soggy and you could barely see through the falling snow after being in the 80’s … Continue reading

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