Gardening

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

Bill Henderson Wikimedia Commons

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

Наталия19 Wikimedia Commons

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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7:45am

Sat October 20, 2012
Environment

Greeley Residents Save 96 Million Gallons Of Water

Muhammad Mahdi Karim Wikimedia Commons

Following a summer of wildfires and drought, Greeley city officials asked homeowners to voluntarily stop watering their lawns Oct. 1, two weeks earlier than normal, to conserve water for next year. In just two weeks, residents saved roughly 96 million gallons of water, or enough to supply 640 homes for a year.

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7:10am

Sat October 13, 2012
Garden Report

Western Natives to Spruce Up Your Garden

Fall colors, Poudre Canyon, Colorado
Charles Willgren Wikimedia Commons

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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