Gaillardia is the September 2019 Plant of the Month

September 2019 plant of the month series for Boulder Colorado area landscapes September, 2019: Gaillardia Gaillardia, commonly known as Blanket flower is a xeric or low water perennial flower that grows well here in our Boulder Colorado landscapes. It is offered in a variety of colors, but it is mostly the orange, yellow and red … More Gaillardia is the September 2019 Plant of the Month

Black Hills Spruce is the August 2019 Plant of the Month

August 2019 plant of the month series for Boulder Colorado area landscapes August, 2019: Black Hills Spruce Black Hills Spruce, or Picea glauca ‘Densata’ is an attractive alternative to the larger Colorado Spruce in our Boulder, CO landscapes. It has slightly shorter needles, is more compact and dense, and only grows to about 30-35’ when … More Black Hills Spruce is the August 2019 Plant of the Month

Snowball Viburnum is the June 2019 Plant of the Month

June 2019 plant of the month series for Erie and Boulder Colorado area landscapes June, 2019: Snowball Viburnum Snowball Viburnum. Viburnum ‘Opulus’ is the sterile species cultivated for the showy large mophead flowers that are abundant in May along the Front Range of Colorado. It is sometimes confused with other mophead Hydrangeas when small, but … More Snowball Viburnum is the June 2019 Plant of the Month

Rhododendron is the late Spring 2019 featured plant

Late Spring plant series for Boulder Colorado area landscapes Spring, 2019: Rhododendron Rhododendron….in Colorado, true gardeners, those with a passion for the ‘sport’ either love them or hate them. It all depends on whether said gardener has the time to care for them. In the Appalachian mountains, in the highlands, they are found growing natively. … More Rhododendron is the late Spring 2019 featured plant

Bruns Serbian Spruce is April 2019 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series for Brighton Colorado area landscapes April: Bruns Serbian Spruce Bruns Serbian Spruce or Picea omorika ‘Bruns’ is a narrow upright, almost columnar evergreen specimen tree that is great as an accent tree for small spaces, or as a windbreak due to its dense form. Since it grows relatively quickly for … More Bruns Serbian Spruce is April 2019 Plant of the Month