Garden Report

7:00am

Sat December 29, 2012
Garden Report

Prune Trees This Winter

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This time of year, snow covered bare tree branches can create some eye-catching silhouettes. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says enjoy the winter landscape and do a little gardening.

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6:10am

Sat December 15, 2012
Garden Report

End Of A Poinsettia Era

Scott Bauer Wikimedia Commons

For almost 100 years, Ecke Ranch has led the horticulture industry in the breeding and distribution of poinsettias. But the company was sold this year. KUNC’s Gardener Tom Throgmorton reflects on how that's likely to affect the poinsettia industry.

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6:30am

Sat December 1, 2012
Garden Report

The Truth About Mistletoe

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Most of us are familiar with the holiday tradition of kissing under the mistletoe. But KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says there’s more to the story. He offers insight concerning the history of the tradition and truth about the plant.  

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6:30am

Sat November 24, 2012
Garden Report

Packing Up Gardening Tools For Winter

Das Ant Wikimedia Commons

As winter approaches, it’s time to begin putting away your gardening tools. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says taking extra care with your tools now can make for an easy return to gardening in the spring.

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6:15am

Sat November 10, 2012
Garden Report

CSU Trial Garden Results

'Whopper Rose with Green Leaf' - Best Begonia x hybrida
Colorado State University/with permission

The results are in from this year’s annual flower trial garden at Colorado State University.  KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton has more on the top growing plants that could be incorporated into your garden next year.

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