Tom Throgmorton

Tom Throgmorton KUNC Garden Reports

Tom has been offering garden advice on KUNC for almost two decades. During that time he has been the wholesale sales manager at Ft. Collins Nursery, Inc. Since January of 2005 he has been the owner and operator of Throgmorton Plant Management, LLC., a landscape installation and maintenance company as well as a horticultural consulting firm.  He lives in northern Ft. Collins with his wife and two kids.

 

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6:30am

Sat November 24, 2012
Garden Report

Packing Up Gardening Tools For Winter

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As winter approaches, it’s time to begin putting away your gardening tools. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says taking extra care with your tools now can make for an easy return to gardening in the spring.

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6:21am

Sat November 17, 2012
Garden Report

Watering Your Garden This Autumn

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Despite recent rain and snowfall the entire state of Colorado remains in some level of drought. KUNC's Gardener Tom Throgmorton says your plant can be affected. He offers these suggestions when it comes to watering your garden.

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6:15am

Sat November 10, 2012
Garden Report

CSU Trial Garden Results

'Whopper Rose with Green Leaf' - Best Begonia x hybrida
Colorado State University/with permission

The results are in from this year’s annual flower trial garden at Colorado State University.  KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton has more on the top growing plants that could be incorporated into your garden next year.

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7:08am

Sat November 3, 2012
KUNC Garden Report

Winter Gardening And Greenhouses

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As winter weather approaches Colorado it’s time to consider taking your gardening indoors. KUNC’s GardenerTom Throgmorton says backyard greenhouses are a great option for those committed to gardening all year long.

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6:30am

Sat October 27, 2012
Garden Report

Winterize Your Garden

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As colder weather and winter approach it’s almost time to start winterizing your roses. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton offers tips on how to insure your roses make it through to spring.

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