Interested in creating native habitat or having a water smart yard? Here are a few helpful links to get you started:
Plant Select has a wealth of information on plants that grow best in Colorado gardens from the high plains to the inter-mountain region.
Planttalk Colorado provides great essays on all aspects of horticulture and gardening in Colorado, as well as best Xeriscape practices.
High Country Gardens distributes drought resistant, pollinator friendly plant collections; they promote ecological balance and sustainable gardening practices.
NWF’s Garden for Wildlife walks you through the process of creating healthy backyard habitats, plus you can get your yard certified.
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