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Bloomin’ Perfect: 11 Must-Have Annuals

The senior curator at Denver Botanic Gardens shares his list of must-haves annuals.

Making Gifts for the Garden

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

Feature Garden: One World Wonder

The 2013 flood mandated a patio and garden revival project that married old world charm and historic Boulder in a sanctuary for this busy couple.

Garbage Goodness: homespun garden supplements

We’re talking eggshells, banana peels and coffee grounds, judiciously applied around certain types of plants without the wait for decomposition.

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.

Feature Garden: Making Magic in a Mountain Garden

Kristen-lee Baillie coaxed a stupendous mountain garden from the rocky earth surrounding her home near Nederland, Colorado, at 8,360 feet.

Comfortably Casual Cottage Gardens

Connie Farnbach has created a cottage garden at her Boulder home, substituting native plants for some of the classic traditional English varieties.

Food for Thought: The Food Project Farm in Longmont

The nonprofit Growing Gardens has partnered with the YMCA of Boulder Valley to expand the Food Project Farm in Longmont and its functions.

Gear Up for Spring

Having appropriate gardening tools makes a BIG difference. With spring around the corner, here’s a guide to gear for various tasks.

Garden smarter and more efficiently: there’s an app for that

Apps for iPads and smartphones let you design your landscape, pick out perennials, lay out a vegetable garden and much more.