Ask a Gardener – Colorado’s Choice BOSS

Saturday August 15, 2015

A coworker has been raving about Colorado Choice BOSS. Is it safe for kids and pets?   – Nichole   Nichole,   Absolutely! Colorado’s Choice B.O.S.S. is a 100% organic soil amendment and totally safe to use around kids and pets. B.O.S.S. (Bio Organic Soil Supplement) is a mixture of EKO compost and peat moss. It also contains mychorriaze, beneficial …


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Ask a Gardener – Colorado’s Choice BOSS

Saturday August 15, 2015

A coworker has been raving about Colorado Choice BOSS. Is it safe for kids and pets?   – Nichole   Nichole,   Absolutely! Colorado’s Choice B.O.S.S. is a 100% organic soil amendment and totally safe to use around kids and pets. B.O.S.S. (Bio Organic Soil Supplement) is a mixture of EKO compost and peat moss. It also contains mychorriaze, beneficial …

Ask a Gardener – Ash Tree

Tuesday July 7, 2015

I live in Highlands Ranch and have a large green ash tree that only has leaves budding out on 2 side branches; nothing from the middle. I am worried it might be a victim of the ash bore beetle. Is my concern justified or is it just too early in the season to tell? – Pat Pat, It can be …

Ask a Gardener – Window Box

Thursday May 28, 2015

I need a flowering plant for my east facing hot window boxes. They are against the brick and get very hot in the summer. Last year you recommended petunias but they didn’t survive. Any other suggestions? – Roberta Roberta, There are a few different options for your window boxes. Here are few heat tolerant annuals recommended by the CSU Extension …

Ask a Gardener – Snapdragons

Saturday February 7, 2015

I love snapdragons but by mid-summer they begin to dry up with rusty spots on their leaves and die. Is this a fungus, and if so, is there something non-toxic to my birds and animals I can put into the soil at planting to prevent their dying? – Julie Julie, Sounds like those rusty spots could be, well, rust. Rust, …