Variegate Jacob’s Ladder is December 2018 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series December 2018 for Louisville Colorado area landscapes December: Variegate Jacob’s Ladder Variegate Jacob’s Ladder or polemonium caeruleum ‘Brise d’ Anjou’™ is the variegated form of Jacob’s ladder and will add rich creamy white tones to any shade garden. A small 12”-18” plant, it should be planted in clusters to form … More Variegate Jacob’s Ladder is December 2018 Plant of the Month

Ornamental Feather Reed Grass is October 2018 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series October 2018 for Louisville Colorado landscapes OCTOBER: Ornamental Feather Reed Grasses You see them everywhere as ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed grass in medians, malls, public buildings and residences, but there are several other variegated varieties as well that may make more sense in your landscape. Known as Calamagrostis acutifolia, and … More Ornamental Feather Reed Grass is October 2018 Plant of the Month

Columnar Scots Pine is the January 2017 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series January 2018 for Boulder Colorado landscapes JANUARY: COLUMNAR SCOTS PINE Columnar Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris ‘fastigiata’) is a rather drought tolerant columnar pine that will reach a maximum height of about 20’ by 6’ wide and has been known to live for 80 years or more. It has distinctive orange … More Columnar Scots Pine is the January 2017 Plant of the Month

Spring Landscaping Tips

In this article, Dave White presents landscaping ideas specifically tailored for the Louisville, Colorado gardener, as well as all those along the Front Range, to help get their landscape off to a colorful start in the springtime. We have a unique climate along the Front Range which requires specific techniques not needed in other parts … More Spring Landscaping Tips