Plant of the month. September 2015 DWARF SCOTS PINE

Pinus sylvestris ‘Beuvronensis’ or Dwarf Scots Pine is an attractive globe shaped coniferous evergreen that holds its shape well and is a great addition for winter color to any landscape. Growing 6-8’ high and wide, it has been propagated from a witches broom since its discovery in 1891. Scots Pine is the only pine native … More Plant of the month. September 2015 DWARF SCOTS PINE

Plant of the month. July 2014: CONEFLOWER OR ECHINACEA

9 VARIETIES OF CONEFLOWER OR ECHINACEA THAT THRIVE IN BRIGHTON, CO You might think that Coneflower is such a common landscape plant that it must be boring, and perhaps in some settings you might be right. But, when used in mass plantings, in mixed natural wildflower prairie plantings, or more formally grouped in a layered … More Plant of the month. July 2014: CONEFLOWER OR ECHINACEA

Plant of the month. May 2014: Fineline and Tallhedge Buckthorn

May Day…May Day! Plants down due to high winds! The Front Range of Colorado has been shrouded in North winds for almost a week now. Nevertheless, planting season is in full swing for Glacier View and one of my favorite shrubs for those tight spots, back yard privacy, or grand entrances to formal hedged walkways … More Plant of the month. May 2014: Fineline and Tallhedge Buckthorn