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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6:00am

Fri September 23, 2011
Garden Report

Autumn is a Perfect Time for Pansies

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Fall officially arrived on Friday. But KUNC gardener Tom Throgmorton says there’s still time to plant flowers.

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6:00am

Fri September 16, 2011
Garden Report

September Still An Active Month for Gardening

Tom Throgmorton

September is usually the month for Colorado’s first frost which means an end to the vegetable garden and a lot of annual plants. But KUNC gardener Tom Throgmorton says there is still plenty of work to be done in and around the garden.

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8:30am

Fri September 9, 2011
Garden Report

Autumn is Near - Time to Prepare Your Lawn and Garden

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Folks living in the mountains know fall is coming.  It was chilly this past week.

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8:30am

Fri September 2, 2011
Garden Report

End of Summer Doesn't Mean End of Gardening Season

Tom Throgmorton

Schools are back in session.  Labor Day is upon us.  And the calendar has turned to September.  Labor Day signals the end of summer but not the end of the gardening season.

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8:30am

Fri August 26, 2011
Garden Report

Chrysanthemums an Easy and Delightful Addition to the Garden

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One of the last hurrahs of the garden is hardy mums.  They bloom in a wide range of colors.  They come in a variety of sizes.  They bloom from the plains to the mountains.  And they’re simple to maintain.

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