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Week 14 – Garden fireworks will sizzle if you don’t let them fizzle

You can’t have that zing if you don’t have that thing – shu bop shu bop It’s getting hot outside and it’s time to re-enforce good gardening practices. Before we get to that;  around the garden today (it was magically … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Out with the old, In with the new

  Today in the garden the apprentices got rid of the plants that are cool loving and got ready for the hot weather.  That means out with the pansies and cool weather veggies and in with the beautiful summer bloomers … Continue reading

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Week 11 – It’s time for a trim

  Today was all about trimming stuff.  Tree stuff, plant stuff, old bloom stuff. Since we just had the tour and there was a special blog about it I’m not doing photos from around the garden today.  See previous post … Continue reading

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Week 5 – Garden Math, Fertilizing and the Dead Heads

1 divided by 2 = 2.  1 divided by 4 = 4 right?  Well, today it does.  It’s time to dig up and divide your plants and it’s also time to start fertilizing those container gardens. Around the garden today: … Continue reading

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Week 2 – Container Gardening

Today the apprentices talked about container gardening.  What type of pots you need, what type of soil is best, how to drill a hole in a ceramic pot and fertilizer. Kathy talked about pots today.  In Colorado it is so … Continue reading

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Week 20 – Summer Garden Clean-up

Today we didn’t have a truck and Rob didn’t go to the studio so there is no segment to watch but we had lots of fun in the garden. It’s time for some summer garden clean-up and we were all … Continue reading

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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 4 – It’s time to pot up some cool weather plants

We were a colorful bunch this week.  We had a truck scheduled to plant pots on Rob’s patio but were preempted again so we went to the station and set up the pots.  It’s time to plant some cool weather … Continue reading

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