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Native Plants That Have Winter Interest

With the recent snow, I’ve been admiring my suburban prairie anew. The white fluffy stuff provides a new background from which to appreciate nature. The tan grass stems and seed heads come to the foreground instead of just forming a … Continue reading

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Gardens Full of Blooms!

Three Littleton Gardeners invite Wild Ones members for a tour. Continue reading

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What’s that Bug on My Rabbitbrush!

It’s a black grubby thing that, when the light is just so, is metallic green. This is the third year I’ve watched this annoying pest chomp most of the green leaves from the bush. This normally tough shrub is dying … Continue reading

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Eradicate the Myrtle Spurge!

What early blooming, succulent-like plant looks at home in a sunny Colorado rock garden but is really an obnoxious invader? Myrtle spurge (Euphorbia myrsinites)! If you live along the Front Range, you’re probably seeing it blooming in your neighborhood about … Continue reading

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Anticipation and Planning

What’s greening up in your garden? Spring’s warmth calls to our sleepy flora: Wake up! Shake off your winter coat and display your new green garb. We gardeners get positively giddy with the first show of green. I’ve been tip-toeing … Continue reading

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When should we meet?

I talked to a couple people today that said, “Gee, I’d really like to get involved in Wild Ones but with my schedule I don’t know if I could ever make the meetings.”  It was followed up with comments about … Continue reading

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Growing a Wild Ones Website

One of the first “official” things we did to launch our new chapter was to set up this website for Front Range Wild Ones. We are in the process of sorting through our notes and materials for the resources that … Continue reading

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Welcome to Front Range Wild Ones!

We are a starting a brand new chapter of Wild Ones for the Front Range of Colorado. If you are passionate about native plants and native landscaping, please join us!

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