Sat December 1, 2012
Garden Report

The Truth About Mistletoe

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Most of us are familiar with the holiday tradition of kissing under the mistletoe. But KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says there’s more to the story. He offers insight concerning the history of the tradition and truth about the plant.  

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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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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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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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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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