Tom Throgmorton

Tom Throgmorton KUNC Garden Reports

Tom has been offering garden advice on KUNC for almost two decades. During that time he has been the wholesale sales manager at Ft. Collins Nursery, Inc. Since January of 2005 he has been the owner and operator of Throgmorton Plant Management, LLC., a landscape installation and maintenance company as well as a horticultural consulting firm.  He lives in northern Ft. Collins with his wife and two kids.

 

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6:00am

Sat September 14, 2013
Garden Report

Help Your Lawn Survive The Winter

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 Autumn is the time to start training lawns for the winter. Training the lawn now gives it a head start for next spring, too.   

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6:10am

Sat September 7, 2013
Garden Report

During Drought, Don't You Dare Feed That Tree

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Most areas along the Front Range have had a dry summer with the exception of downpours bringing hail.  All of these environmental factors create stress for our shade trees.

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6:00am

Sat August 31, 2013
Garden Report

Keep Jack Frost Out Of Your Garden

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It’s hard to believe it, but autumn frosts are just around the corner. Here's some tips on how you can protect your garden, and keep it growing into the fall.

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6:00am

Sat August 24, 2013
Garden Report

Autumn Pansies Pack A Colorful Punch

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The real glory of autumn planted pansies is their color in late winter and early spring. At the time of year we’re tired of brown and winter, they are in bloom. After the last winter snows, along with spring flowering bulbs, pansies are a blast of color. Their flowers are a sign spring is coming.

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6:00am

Sat August 17, 2013
Garden Report

How To Save Your Harvest

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It took a lot of work to prepare, plant and to tend your veggie garden, so take a little more time so you can enjoy them all winter long. Here are some tips to save your harvest.

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