Plant of the Month for Erie Colorado area landscapes-November 2022

Wayfaring Tree
Erie, CO area landscapes {Plant of the Month Series}

The Wayfaring Tree or ‘Mohican’ Viburnum is a large shrub or small tree if pruned into tree form that is noted for its profuse white, flat-topped flowers in April and May. As a member of the Viburnum Genus, species lantana, it has a tight branching structure, ovate leaves, and prefers a more rich, loamy moist soil, though it can tolerate more clay soils that are more prominent in Erie Colorado landscapes. … More Plant of the Month for Erie Colorado area landscapes-November 2022

Plant of the Month for Boulder Colorado area landscapes-October 2022

Common Morning-Glory Boulder, CO area landscapes {Plant of the Month Series} Common Morning-Glory is the common name for over 1000 species of flowering plants. The one most often seen in our Boulder Colorado landscapes is Ipomoea purpurea. It grows as a vine and is considered invasive in almost all areas of the US. It is … More Plant of the Month for Boulder Colorado area landscapes-October 2022

Plant of the Month for Broomfield Colorado area landscapes-September 2022

Columnar Plant Privacy Screens Broomfield, CO area landscapes {Plant of the Month Series} Often in smaller yards in the newer subdivisions along the Front Range of Colorado, homeowners really want to create a sense of privacy and intimacy in their new back yards, but the fact is simple that many times there are three, or … More Plant of the Month for Broomfield Colorado area landscapes-September 2022

Plant of the Month for Erie Colorado area landscapes-August 2022

Western Catalpa Erie, CO area landscapes {Plant of the Month Series} Need some shade from this heat? Need a tree that is drought tolerant. Look no further than the Western Catalpa. With large elephant ear leaves and gorgeous profuse white May flowers, Catalpa can be a great tree for shade here in our Erie Colorado … More Plant of the Month for Erie Colorado area landscapes-August 2022

Plant of the Month for Boulder CO area landscapes-July 2022

Zebra Grass Boulder, CO area landscapes {Plant of the Month Series}   Zebra Grass, or Miscanthus sinensis ‘Zebrinus is an upright 5-6’ tall ornamental grass with distinctive horizontal variegated stripping on the blades. Like all the Miscanthus grass, it is a great filler plant for around your Boulder Colorado landscape. They like moderate water, so … More Plant of the Month for Boulder CO area landscapes-July 2022