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Fairmount Heritage Rose Sale is Sat, May 16th, (NOT May 9th). One of the largest collections of old garden roses in N. America. 8 a.m. till sell-out, rain or shine at Fairmount Cemetery, Chapel in the Pines, Denver (enter off Alameda Pkwy)

Colorado Gardener May 2015

Colorado Gardener May 2015
View the May 2015 issue here >>

Edible Natives
Ornamental Grasses
Pruning Stressed Trees
Grow Veggies in the Shade
Jumping Spiders
Butterflys Disappearing

Read the Editor’s Letter from this Issue >>
Read Excerpts from this Issue >>

A great gift for western gardeners!

Organic Gardener’s Companion, Growing Vegetables in the West

Organic Gardener's Companion, Growing Vegetables in the West

by Jane Shellenberger, Publisher/Editor of Colorado Gardener

Price is $22, plus $2.99 shipping.
Paperback signed by the author. Original, 7 X 9, 240 pp, 75 color photographs. Fulcrum Books, 2012

Colorado Xeriscape & Plant Select Demo Gardens

View the updated list of Colorado Xeriscape & Plant Select Demo Gardens here.

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