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Sustainably Harvested River Root Planters

Posted on March 26th 2017

One of a kind, unique planters and furniture made from the roots of Latin American trees. Read More

Category: Outdoor Gardening, Tips, Indoor Gardening

Christmas Trees in Snowy Boulder Colorado

Posted on November 18th 2016

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Read More

Category: Christmas

Sharp tools make a great Father's Day gift!

Posted on June 9th 2016

Duane from Johnson Sharpening will be at Sturtz on June 12th and 19th. Read More

A "Petunia" on Steroids

Posted on June 1st 2016

I think we've finally found the perfect plant for our hot, dry, sunny summers in Boulder. Calibrachoas are a new type of plant that look like small petunias and are frequently mislabeled as such. Often referred to as Petunia Million Bells, they can produce hundreds of 1 inch flowers from early spring until frost. They are both cold and heat tolerant, and spring back even after a heavy downpour. These compact, mounded annuals grow 6 to 9 inches tall on mostly trailing stems. Unlike petunias, they don't need to be deadheaded and pinching back their stems is not required. Read More

Category: All About Plants, Outdoor Gardening, Tips

Ready, Set, Grow

Posted on February 23rd 2016

It's time to plant asparagus roots, onion sets, rhubarb burls and all of the cool weather crops from seed. Read More

Category: Outdoor Gardening