Ann Kendall, Western garden writer and Certified Colorado Gardener, Plant Select.
Three Common Xeriscaping Myths
As you explore alternatives to traditional lawns, here are xeriscaping myths to avoid, so you can create vibrant outdoor spaces.
Three Underused Evergreens for Attractive Winter Landscapes
Let’s say you want to design a landscape that’s a crowd pleaser even in the winter, but you don’t want your plants to scream, “Xeric!”
Are Your Landscapes a Deferred Expense?
Keeping traditional lawns looking good in a semi-arid climate adds up in irrigation and maintenance costs.
Are Your Landscapes Elevating Your Clients’ Well-being?
Sensory gardens inspire us to explore the natural world with our hands, nose, ears, mouth, eyes or even memory.
Reimagining the Home Landscape
For many people, gardens are a big part of what makes their house a home. And studies show that immersing ourselves in nature is good for us.
Putting Colorado Back in Our Landscapes
We have an opportunity in our landscapes to lean into what makes us uniquely Colorado—to see the beauty in our natural western landscapes and bring it into our constructed ones.