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Colorado native plants: Photo of a Western Chokecherry Shrub

Colorado native plants are those that have grown naturally in Colorado without human interference. Plants thrive in their native habitats and ecosystems due to long-term adaptations and familiarity. Over time, native plants develop symbiotic relationships with wildlife and growing requirements based on the environment. Correspondingly, native plants help support wildlife, manage rainwater runoff, and maintain… Read More


A beautiful orange fall landscape that represents proper fall landscape care

Fall Landscape Care Guide When trees and shrubs are planted during the spring, they are still undeveloped when summer rolls around. The heat and drought of the summer are damaging to plants as is but are especially detrimental to young plants. Common effects include heat stress, scorched leaves, and stunted growth. Planting in fall provides… Read More


A nice green backyard with lawn white fence and green hedge on a sunny day to display top landscaping tips

Oftentimes, homeowners wait until a tree is showing signs of disease before prioritizing its care. However, proactively caring for trees and shrubs can prevent these challenges before they occur. If you want to maintain a healthy, happy landscape, implement the following tips from our team of professional tree arborists. Landscaping Basics 101 Contrary to popular… Read More


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