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It’s time for some Fall action

It’s been a couple of weeks since I posted.  Nothing significant was going on in the garden.  Every week we oohed and ahhed over the beautiful fall plants.  Now it’s time for action. It’s time to take some cuttings so … Continue reading

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It’s Autumn already

  Wow, it’s still August but getting cool here already.  60’s at night now and it’s been raining every day. I haven’t posted for the last couple of weeks.  We haven’t had our regular schedule now for a few weeks.  … 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 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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Signs of Spring

The signs of Spring are starting to pop up.  The crocus are out and it won’t be long until the tulips and daffodils start to join them. It’s time to buy your seeds for cool weather crops and plants.  Things … Continue reading

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Week 36 – Poinsettias and Porch Pots

It’s time to decorate for the holidays and right now there are some really nice indoor plants as well as some nice outdoor choices to decorate your home. Poinsettias are beautiful and fairly easy to take care of with a … Continue reading

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Week 34 – It’s time to plant bulbs

It’s time to plant bulbs and you can do that in the ground or you can do it in pots so in the Spring you can have potted tulips, hyacinth, daffodils and other Spring bulbs on your patio. Take a pot … Continue reading

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Week 23 – Swap it out and change it up

Is your patio looking a little drab right now?  Is the color gone with the blooms in your garden?  It’s time to swap out and pot some new cool weather plants.  Pansies, Coreopsis, Cosmos, Black-eyed Susans and Coneflowers are some … Continue reading

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Week 21 – To every season, turn, turn, turn….

It’s been hot and lots of plants are getting leggy and overgrown and are looking a little overdone.  It was time to rearrange the patio pots.  Or as we called it in this segment “editing your patio”. Any pots that had … Continue reading

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Week 16 – Out with the old – In with the new

The wild fires preempted us from having a camera truck again today but we were busy buzzing around the garden. We were in the garden while Rob was at the studio.  We were getting the garden spruced up for an … Continue reading

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