Planttalk Colorado™

Planttalk Coloradoâ„¢ provides reliable, timely information on more than 500 horticultural topics.

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Overwintering container plants Overwintering container plants
Extra protection and care must be provided to ensure root and crown survival. Learn more
Sunscald of Trees Sunscald of Trees
In late October or early November, wrap trunks upward from the base of the tree to a point just above the lowest branches. Learn more
Fall & Winter Watering Fall & Winter Watering
Water plants when the leaves start to fall in the autumn to send them into winter with adequate soil moisture. Learn more
Water Gardening: Winterizing Water Lilies Water Gardening: Winterizing Water Lilies
In October or November, hardy water lilies can be lowered to the deepest part of a pool. Learn more

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Updated Tuesday, November 18, 2014