Tag: Landscapes

Winter Best Practices for Western Shrubs

Western dryland shrubs—like leadplant, fernbush, hardy manzanita, sumac and Apache plume—put Colorado front and center in our communities.

Landscaping for the Future

More than one out of two people in Colorado live in a wildland-urban interface—an area where homes blend with wildland vegetation.

Three 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 for homeowners.

Colorado Water Conservation Board Promoting Water-wise Landscaping

Statewide program providing financial incentives for voluntary replacement of irrigated turf with water-wise landscaping.

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.