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Feature Garden: Everything’s Coming Up Roses

Because almost everything is a rose in this fancier’s 50-year-old garden. Text and garden photos by Kimberly Ezzell Ruth Roberts has finally lost count of all...

Gotta Have Garden Gear

These tools and accessories will make gardening easier and more productive By Mary Lynn Bruny Just because you love gardening doesn't mean you should work harder...

Beautiful Berms

Berms do more than screen noises. They make a garden interesting. By Panayoti Kelaidis Almost a quarter-century ago, the great garden designer Harland Hand was wandering...

Making Gifts for the Garden

The growing season is a great time to repurpose items for the garden. Here are 12 ideas.

Gimme the Dirt!

The secret to a great garden lies just beneath your feet. Hardy blooms start with healthy soil, and spring is the ideal time to get...

No-No Plants for Pups

The following substances are highly toxic to puppies and adult dogs, and should always be avoided in a dog-friendly landscape: Cocoa mulch: “Even though it’s...

11 From Heaven

A bucket list of 11 botanic gardens to visit during your lifetime, recommended by the senior curator of Denver Botanic Gardens. By Panayoti Kelaidis Savvy travelers—and not just...

The Root of the Matter

Fall root vegetables that people love to hate—and why no one should You can still enjoy fresh fare in fall if you take advantage of all the wonderful...

Rules for Roses

By Carol Brock “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” — William Shakespeare Well, not exactly. “So many modern roses are bred for form,...

Don’t Bug Me

Bad insects are wreaking havoc on gardens and yards, and decimating ash trees in Boulder County. Here are ways to keep these invaders in...