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Permaculture goal is to work with nature, not against it

Permaculture practitioners encourage you to take as little or as much as you’d like from their ethos.

Top 10 Uses for Fresh Lavender

Fragrant and beautiful, lavender has many wonderful uses. In addition to the tastiest lemonade you’ll ever drink, Richelle  Reilly (pictured here) has come up with...

Microgreens pack a mega punch

Growing microgreens in your home is a hot DIY hobby these days. Who wouldn’t want a tasty, nutrient-rich food to add to meals simply by plucking it from a windowsill tray?

Fiery Fall Flowers

Plant these flowers and grasses for fabulous fall colors in the garden. By Lisa Marshall Just say the words “fall flowers” and you’ll likely conjure up...

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...

Growing Art in the Garden

In Boulder County, where you can be outdoors year-round, many residents favor affordable garden art, and functional garden art is perennially popular.

No Pain, You Gain

Gardening is great, but it can be a pain if you don’t do it right. These tips can help you reap the rewards without the...

New & Noteworthy Plants

The WOW factor in any yard By Mary Lynn Bruny To the delight of gardeners everywhere, each year growers introduce a host of enticing new plants...

10 Great Containers

Think outside the pot when it comes to planting flower displays. Anything from hats and drawers to colanders and pails can become a container....

Time for Winterscapes

Instead of winter escapes, think winterscapes! Take advantage of the cold to design your landscape with this advice from a local landscape architect. By Scott...