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Plant Paperwhite Narcissus for winter color in a short time.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

How to preserve your holiday poinsettia.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

Garden success begins with what you can’t see sometimes.

Learn how to attract earthworms for the optimum plant health and porosity. This article provides tips and information on attracting worms to the garden and the benefits they offer.

Winter Hardy cacti are a perfect addition to your garden.

Perfectly suited to hot, dry summers & moderate winters, they can be hardy to degrees, & grow in brutally hot exposures few other plants can withstand.

Why are your Evergreens browning? Here's the answer.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

Maintain your perennials to prolong flowering season.

Colorado winters can enhance the subtle beauty of a border if you leave stems and stalks in place until early spring before cutting them to the ground.

Everything you need to know about soil temperatures, frosts, and planting dates.

1626 - Soil Temperatures, Frosts and Planting Dates - PlantTalk Colorado

Everything you need to know about Pruning fruit trees.

Most fruit trees benefit from yearly pruning in late winter or early spring. Pruning when the trees are dormant helps to prevent the spread of disease.

Managing weeds in the springtime

1555 - Spring Weed Management in Lawns - PlantTalk Colorado

Bindweed. It looks so pretty, but it's a noxious weed.

Field bindweed is a difficult to kil noxious perennial weed because of its extensive root system that grow deeply, 20 feet or more, as well as laterally.

Everything you need to know about harvesting rainwater.

Everything you need to know about harvesting rainwater.

Keep your Christmas tree in the spirit this year!

Keep your Christmas tree in the spirit this year!

Prepare your soil for new seed or sod.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

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It’s time to think about planting for a fall harvest.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

Is your lawn looking a bit drab? It could be Ascochyta leaf blight.

PlantTalk Colorado - Provides reliable, timely information on more than 600 horticultural topics.

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