Category Archives: Garden Tour Denver

Proctor/Macke Garden Tour for the Tennyson Center for Children

It was a pleasant day for a walk in the garden.  It was overcast but a beautiful day, especially for taking pictures.  Refreshments were served on the lawn and everyone had a wonderful time.  The apprentices were on hand for … Continue reading

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It’s a Garden Party

GARDEN PARTY AND TOUR – You’re Invited! Proctor-Macke Garden Sunday, June 8 9:00 am to 2:00 pm 3030 W. 46th Avenue (on the corner of 46th and Federal) $10 donation – 100% will go to the Tennyson Center for Children … Continue reading

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Week 9 – Stop and smell the roses

Today the apprentices talked about rose care and continued to get the garden ready for the upcoming tour. Around the garden today:   Some roses are tricky but most are easy to grow.  I have some that are 30 years … Continue reading

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Week 8 – It’s time for summer bulbs and time for tour

Around the garden today: Bulbs, corms, rhizomes, tubers, whatever the type, they come in red, orange, green, purple, white, yellow, small, medium, large, and gigantic. Dahlias, canna, calla lilies and gladiolus are a few of the things you can plant right … Continue reading

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Week 15 – A Tour Success and Portable Gardens

WOW.  I can’t believe it.  Last year on this very same week we did the tour and then fires hit everywhere in Colorado.  The tour this year was last Sunday and this week we are preempted today by the worst fire … Continue reading

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Week 14 – Watering in the heat

The garden is tour ready!!  A little deadheading and lawn clean up and it’s ready to go.  Come to the tour this Sunday from 9:30 to 3:00 at 3030 W 46th Avenue, right on the corner of Federal and 46th, … Continue reading

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