Rocky Mountains

August, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Along Came a Spider

Even though they are spooky and not a favorite of most gardeners, spiders are actually our allies in the landscape. They feed on living insects and help in protecting our garden plants. One of my favorites is the monkey face spider that spins a delicate...
Read more »


Shows & Events

Summer Entertainment at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens The summer performing arts series continues at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens with two August...

Favorite or New Plant

Porcelain Vine Porcelain vine ( Ampelopsis brevipedunculata ) is a vigorous and attractive vine from Asia that...
Read more »

Regional Reminders

  • Start Cool-Weather Plants
  • Inspect Plants to Prevent Pest Invasions
  • Out With the Old, Up With the New
  • Increase Fall Harvest
  • Cover Celery for Improved Texture

Read more »

Syndicate this Report

Our Mission in Action

Shop Our Holiday Catalog