Western Mountains and High Plains

September, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Landscaping for Winter Interest

As gardeners, we are always seeking out plants that add color at the beginning and end of the garden season. We like the flowering redbud to signal the beginning of spring and the intense red of the burning bush to welcome autumn. But don't forget there...
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Favorite or New Plant

New England Aster The New England aster ( Aster novae-angliae ) aster includes a large group of plants that can be...

Clever Gardening Technique

Plant "Self-Cleaning" Bulbs If the foliage of tulips and daffodils is a bother to you when it begins to fade in late spring,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Create a Colorful Autumn Garden
  • Reduce Watering
  • Fertilize Cool-Season Lawns
  • Keep Weeds at Bay
  • Visit Local Nurseries and Garden Centers

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