Rocky Mountains

July, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden

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The Essence of Mulching

Summer is the season of mulching. The idea is to apply a protective layer around plants to reduce evaporation, prevent erosion, maintain even soil temperatures, reduce the invasion of weeds, and in the case of organic mulches, enrich the soil....
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Resources

Recipes

Cheese and Beef Tortilla Wraps Here's a quick, easy, and cool summer snack: Ingredients 4, 10-inch flour tortillas 8...

Favorite or New Plant

Golden Raintree If you're limited on space but want a relatively small ornamental tree, plant golden raintree (...
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Regional Reminders

  • Aerate Dry Spots
  • Harvest Zucchini Frequently
  • Freshen Up Container Gardens
  • Continue to Deadhead Perennials
  • Plant Cool-Season Vegetables

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