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Out & About: Creating Outdoor Rooms

Summer’s the time to enjoy your yard, and creating an outdoor room lets you enjoy it even more. Here are some tips for making an...

Growing for the Good of It

Yatahai Gardens grows everything it sells from seed—a distinction few greenhouses can claim. By Lisa Marshall Photos by Thad Johnson It’s a frigid December day, with 6...

Stone Cold Facts: Tips for Choosing Stonework

Here are a few things to consider when choosing stonework for your garden, walkways or patio. Ground Preparation Proper ground prep, especially for stone and brick...

Tree tips: Fall is a great time of year to plant trees

Trees offer us a host of environmentally friendly qualities. Here are ways to return the favor when we plant them. By Sara Bruskin Autumn is famous for...

Pest Preventives

Prevention is your best bet against pests inside and outside the home. Here are eco-friendly methods for controlling common pests. By Ruthanne Johnson What homeowner isn’t totally bugged...

Feature Garden: Set In Stone

This garden was carved out of a hillside and “set” in amazing stonework.

More for Your Mulch

Mulches are like sure-fire aces that protect plants and improve soil conditions. In the game of gardening, it pays to play with mulches. Mulches are like...

Tree Talk

Learn the right way to plant trees. BY MARY LYNN BRUNY Think you’re planting trees correctly? Compare your method with the experts’ and give leafy...

Lawn Lingo: Fall Lawn Care

Fall is the time to prepare your lawn for spring. A lawn expert explains why “green” lawns are greener and what you need to...

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...