Plant Select announces new executive director, 20th anniversary book
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Plant Select announces new executive director, 20th anniversary book

Plant Select® announces the appointment of Ross Shrigley as Executive Director and celebrates its 20th anniversary. Started in 1997, this nonprofit collaboration between Colorado State University, Denver Botanic Gardens and nurseries has yielded the country’s leading brand of plants designed to thrive in high plains and intermountain regions while using fewer resources and creating a … Continue reading

Community gardens cultivate flowers, relationships
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Community gardens cultivate flowers, relationships

By Jennifer Pund FRONT RANGE Gardening at altitude comes with many challenges, but is balanced by its rewards. Like anywhere, mountain gardeners find both physical and emotional benefits from cultivating food and flowers. Increased exercise, enjoying the outdoors, contributing to a sustainable lifestyle and even learning a life lesson or two are just a few … Continue reading