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Local Podcasts: “Diggin’ the Garden”

CSU Gardening Videos

Ute Learning Garden Videos

Go to the Pro Tips – KJCT8

Pinterest

YouTube Video’s

View the YouTube links pasted below distributed by PlantTalk Colorado. They provide helpful gardening topic ideas for all seasons!

Summer Season
Fall Season
Winter Season
  • Amaryllis: Amaryllis are praised for the color they add to indoor landscapes, especially in winter.
  • Indoor Foliage: Easy to grow foliage plants for homes and offices.
  • Indoor Herb Garden: Plant an indoor, winter herb garden for herbs year-round.
  • Live Christmas Trees: Do’s and don’ts of having a live Christmas tree. Luan Aikin and certified arborist and Tagawa Nursery staff member Mike Landers
  • Mulching Leaves Into Your Lawn: Leaving mulched leaves on your lawn adds organic matter to your soil and feeds the earthworms for a healthy lawn in Spring. Dr. Alison O’Connor, Larimer County Horticulture Agent and Dr. Tony Koski, Turf Specialist
  • Needle Browning of Evergreens: Few people know that evergreen trees lose their old needles.
  • Pruning Crossing Branches: Crossing branches can cause problems if not pruned correctly. Dr. Alison O’Connor, Larimer County Horticulture Agent
  • Sunscald of Trees: Sunscald usually occurs on the southwest side of young tree trunks.
  • Tree Care in Winter: Don’t neglect your trees in the winter! Dr. Jim Klett, Landscape Horticulturist
  • Tree Wrapping: Young trees need to be protected during winter. Learn how!Dr. Alison O’Connor, Larimer County Horticulture Agent and Eric Hammond, Adams County Horticulture Agent
  • What is Pine Needle Shed: Fall needle shed is normal! Don’t panic when your trees sheds needles. Luan Akin of Tagawa Gardens
  • Winter Browning of Evergreens: Winter browning of Evergreens is a common sight during the winter and early spring months of Colorado.
  • Winter Rose Bush Care: Learn how to use rose collars to protect your roses from harsh winter conditions, plus other tips for helping your rose bushes through the winter. Luan Akin and certified arborist and Tagawa Nursery staff member Mike Landers
  • Winter Rose Care or How to Use a Rose Collar: Learn how to protect your roses during the Colorado winters. Luan Akin and rose supervisor and Tagawa Nursery staff member Tom
  • Winter Watering Trees and Shrubs: Colorado winters require winter watering of trees and shrubs to stay healthy. Luan Akin and certified arborist and Tagawa Nursery staff member Mike Landers
Spring Season