Planttalk Colorado™

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

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Water considerations Water considerations
One way to reduce the water a lawn needs is to reduce the amount of lawn. Learn more
Pesticides: natural products Pesticides: natural products
When a pest or disease is devastating your plants, refrain from grabbing the strongest chemical you can find. Learn more
Maintaining healthy soils Maintaining healthy soils
The success of a gardener can depend on maintaining a healthy population of earthworms and microorganisms in the garden soil. Learn more
Xeriscape basics Xeriscape basics
By applying the principles of xeriscape, a landscape can be beautiful and diverse while using less water. Learn more

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Updated Monday, April 07, 2014