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    Planting bulbs for indoor bloom

    Irene Shonle, Gilpin County.  Although it’s probably too late to plant bulbs outside for spring bloom ...
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    Naturally Speaking : Staying Connected

    Dave Hallock, Eldora.  The concept of maintaining “habitat connectivity” has received recent attention. ...
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    Future depends on growing food

       Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  During World War II, Victory Gardens were created by residents in the ...
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    Ready, set, plant

    Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. At last. The official mountain garden season begins, the first week of ...
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    Top houseplant myths

    Irene Shonle. Director CSU Extension, Gilpin County.   With the world frozen outside, we can still ...
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    Wild weed walk in the woods

    Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  This is the time of year when the mountain meadows and forests are their ...

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forcing-bulbs-planttalk-csu-extension

Planting bulbs for indoor bloom

Irene Shonle, Gilpin County.  Although it’s probably too late to plant bulbs outside for spring bloom up here in the mountains, you can still plant them for indoor bloom. Even better, ...
Selasphorus rufus hummer

Naturally Speaking : Staying Connected

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  The concept of maintaining “habitat connectivity” has received recent attention. During this past winter the television series NOVA had a program that focused ...
victory throwing seeds

Future depends on growing food

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  During World War II, Victory Gardens were created by residents in the US to add to the food supply during the war caused food shortage, ensuring there ...
ace garden pam and purple

Ready, set, plant

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. At last. The official mountain garden season begins, the first week of June, beyond the last hard frost, time to pick up those pansies, petunias, and perennials ...
house plant

Top houseplant myths

Irene Shonle. Director CSU Extension, Gilpin County.   With the world frozen outside, we can still enjoy the comfort of green and growing things inside.  Houseplants can be such ...
arwen sweet yellow clover

Wild weed walk in the woods

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  This is the time of year when the mountain meadows and forests are their most fragrant and flowerful. Blooms have just passed their peak, with many already ...
The reclaimed wood floor adds character to the room

Old School Hardwood Floor – ReSource

The reclaimed wood floor adds character to the room A few years ago, I seized the opportunity to reclaim a hardwood floor. It was the old performance stage from Broomfield Heights Middle ...
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