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.




Sat October 20, 2012
Garden Report

Gardening Guide: Squash and Pumpkins

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As cooler temperatures move in and the leaves begin to change, there’s no denying fall is here. KUNC’s Gardener Tom Throgmorton knows a few tricks to get the most out of the season’s treats, squash and pumpkins.

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Sat October 13, 2012
Garden Report

Western Natives to Spruce Up Your Garden

Fall colors, Poudre Canyon, Colorado
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You can add a touch of fall color to your garden landscape by incorporating western natives. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton suggests which native plants can best provide that pop of color.

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Sat October 6, 2012
Garden Report

Spring Ahead: Plant Bulbs Now

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As fall approaches and cooler weather moves in, keep warmer times in mind by planning ahead with your garden. KUNC’s gardener Tom Throgmorton says plant flowering bulbs now to prepare for spring.

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Sat September 29, 2012
Garden Report

Guide To Gardening In October

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As cooler weather moves into Colorado, October is the perfect month to accomplish gardening projects. KUNC's Gardener Tom Throgmorton has a few suggestions on way to take full advantage of October and these  autumn days.

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Sat September 22, 2012
Garden Report

'Tis The Season For Gardeners: Fall Planting And Bargains

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Planting isn’t just a spring activity. KUNC’s gardener Tom Throgmorton says autumn is the perfect time to plant perennials, shrubs and trees. The first day of autumn is here and I’m ready to start planting.

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