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Photo of beautiful landscaping with beautiful plants and waterfall to attract wildlife

Landscaping to attract wildlife brings birds, butterflies, and small, furry animals close to view. It’s exciting to observe nature right from home windows! In addition, backyard habitats support ecosystems, boost biodiversity, and can rehome displaced animals. Start landscaping for wildlife today and become a host for all kinds of remarkable animal species.   Getting Started… Read More


Summer-stressed plant with damage

It’s finally summer which means months of plant care throughout the winter and spring have paid off. Landscapes look happy, healthy, and green. However, during a summer heat wave, valued landscape plants get the brunt of the sun and sometimes suffer from sun stress.   Don’t let tons of hard work go to waste! Knowing… Read More


Colorful flowering violet Wisteria Sinensis. Beautiful Prolific tree with scented classic purple flowers in hanging racemes. Blue Chinese wisteria is a species of flowering plant in the pea and Fabaceae family

Summers on the Front Range are hot, dry, and inviting to severe drought. This weather challenges landscapers and homeowners by making it difficult to grow plants. Nonetheless, trees add value and a sense of belonging to homes and properties. Although difficult, is possible to achieve beautiful landscapes by utilizing these four colorful trees that are… Read More


life

Trees offer beauty, shade, oxygen, health benefits, and even economic benefits. In addition to the many benefits of trees, they also hold significant meaning and symbolism across many cultures, religions, and traditions. The Tree of Life is commonly recognized around the world, but the rich history and symbolism behind this idea are often less well-known.… Read More


summer

In the heat of the summer, trees offer many benefits, such as providing cooling shade, minimizing energy costs, and adding beauty to homes. While these advantages are favorable to any homeowner, it is crucial to maintain proper care for trees throughout the summer months. Follow these five summer tree care tips and reap the benefits… Read More


fruit trees

Have you ever had the dream to grow a fruit tree? While it can be intimidating, it doesn’t have to be! Follow some of these tips to grow a fruit garden this summer.   Sunshine Ensuring that your fruit tree is planted in a location that receives at least half a day of sun is… Read More


golden aspen unique trees

While we love our Colorado trees, there are many unusual-looking and unique trees around the world. From thick trunks to “quaking leaves,” find out more about what makes these unique trees so special.   1.    Baobab Tree Found in Africa and Australia, these trees have unique barrel shaped trunks which can reach a diameter of… Read More


Arbor Day

Frank Lloyd Wright said, “The best friend on Earth of man is the tree. When we use the tree respectfully and economically, we have one of the greatest resources on Earth.” Arbor Day is a holiday that recognizes the life of the trees on our planet and is an important day for the education and… Read More


Defensible

 Wildfires are a common problem for many people. In fact, 4.5 million U.S. homes were identified at high or extreme risk of wildfire. Colorado is the third highest state at risk of wildfire, with an estimated 373,000 properties at risk in 2021. Wildfires include grass fires, brush fires, and forest fires. The impact of these… Read More


Prune

Pruning is an essential part of ongoing maintenance for trees. It provides many benefits, such as stopping the spread of disease and promoting a long life for the tree. While there are various seasonal opportunities to prune your trees throughout the year, pruning during the wintertime is extremely beneficial in keeping your trees healthy and… Read More