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Cutting Garden Annuals

Cutting Garden Annuals

As I’ve stated before, perennials form the backbone of most great gardens, and are a very important part of our own cutting garden here at Gwynne’s Greenhouse. Perennials and shrubs such as lilacs, peonies, irises, and roses bless our bouquets in their stunning yet usually brief period of blooming. They are dependable and reward the...
Soil: What's Your Type?

Soil: What’s Your Type?

Many people focus on diseases and pests when gardening as these are generally the most visible problems, but a full 80% of a garden's problems begin with the soil. Knowing what you are starting with is the first step toward fantastic, productive gardens.
Potatoes in Colorado

Potatoes in Colorado

Seed potatoes have arrived which means Spring is just around the corner! Growing Potatoes in Colorado can be fun. Follow this guide for success.
Welcoming the New Year

Welcoming the New Year

Once December is over, I just can’t help thinking about seeds.  Maybe  it’s my new gardening book  that first inspires me.  Maybe it’s watching the  light last a little longer in the sky than it did the day before, or maybe it’s a warm, bright, sunny day in January.  Whatever it is, I am already...
December Tips

December Tips

Seasons Greetings and Happy Holidays from Gwynne’s!     Helpful tips for you: Inside Plants: Poinsettias are very popular during the holiday season.  They prefer moist soil that doesn’t dry out and consistent indoor temperatures, not dropping below 60 degrees at night.  When watering, remove the foil covering on the pot to let it drain because...
Shopping for Christmas Trees

Shopping for Christmas Trees

In our ever growing, environmentally conscious society, we want to make the right choice when purchasing a Christmas tree. At first, the idea of cutting down a real tree appears to go against the idea of conservation. Looking more closely, there is still more to consider: * A large percentage of fake trees are made...

“A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.”  ~Greek proverb