Jeff Wagner with the high La Plata mountains behind I have this fellow to thank for FINALLY getting me to one of Colorado's great mountain ranges.
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Lisa Bourey and Jeff Wagner among the corn lilies (Veratrum tenuipetalum)It was frankly a scary scenario last spring: while the Front Range was
Jim Tolstrup It's been a while ago--a few decades at least--when I first met Jim. He'd come back from New England (where among other things he'd
Craig Childs, author Prairiebreak is pretty consistently focused on the world of plants and gardens, I realize. This may give the impression that
Wouldn't you know, a Facebook friend (Rich Guggenheim) captured the Delphinium geyeri at Denver Botanic Gardens last Saturday far better than my
On Saturday I had the great pleasure of re-visiting the Gardens on Spring Creek, Fort Collin's gem of a botanical garden: there was a lot to see
This is intended as a bit of a "crib" for those who came on the Colorado Native Plant Society tour of Quince Street garden yesterday!
Kicked the trip off by picking up my fellow driver, Ken Ray, from his home in Arvada: A quick walk around his garden revealed a number of gems,
Phlox caryophylla (Carnation phlox) near Pagosa Springs. It's similar to a bevy of Compact, pink Western and even Eastern phloxes--certainly
Sanguinaria canadensis 'Multiplex'A smattering of the plants popping up all around my garden in the last few weeks: hard to keep up with them. I
Tulipa greigii 4-22-2021I remember flying into Rochester in late March of 1978 and seeing huge mounds of snow everywhere and feeling so sorry for the
Spring snow is no stranger to Colorado: we almost always get snows in March (often our snowiest month: nearly 45" have fallen the last six
"Petunia" patagonicaI've posted pictures of this wonderful creature several times on Social Media, and they seem to attract more than
Cactus combo, Tucson Botanic Garden Why a caesura? The internet defines "caesura" thusly:
One of my favorite frog sculptures at Ed and Betty Ann Spar's gardenI have a few regrets: one is that I never took enough pictures in my mentor's