Planttalk Colorado™

Planttalk Colorado™ provides reliable, timely information on more than 500 horticultural topics.

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Winter-hardy Cacti Winter-hardy Cacti
Winter-hardy cacti can be hardy to -40 degrees Fahrenheit, and grow in brutally hot exposures few other plants can withstand. Learn more
Xeriscape Ornamental Grasses Xeriscape Ornamental Grasses
Ornamental grasses add important elements to gardens that no other group of plants can – texture, Learn more
Holly Holly
In winter, its vibrant green foliage provides forage for deer, and the berries attract oregon grape holly summer birds. Learn more
Fruit Trees for Colorado Fruit Trees for Colorado
Just about any of the deciduous fruit trees, such as apples, pears, apricots, sweet and tart cherries, peaches, nectarines, and plums can be grown in Colorado. Learn more

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Updated Tuesday, January 10, 2017