Planttalk Colorado™

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

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Perennials: Winterizing During Drought Christmas Cactus
Christmas cactus is a member of the cactus family, but it doesn't have spines. It also requires more water than its thorny relatives. Learn more
Paperwhite Narcissus Paperwhite Narcissus
Paperwhite narcissus is one of the easiest bulbs to force for cut flowers or ornamental displays in the home from December to March. Learn more
Winter Browning of Evergreens Winter Browning of Evergreens
Brown evergreen needles, needle tips and branch tips are a common sight during the winter and early spring months in Colorado. Learn more
Fall & Winter Interest Fall & Winter Interest
When choosing trees and shrubs for a home landscape, don't forget to plan for fall and winter, one of the prettier times of the year. Learn more

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Updated Tuesday, December 06, 2016