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Checklist for summer garden tasks.

Are you wondering what to do or look for in your garden during the hotter summer months?

Check out our Summer Checklist!


General Gardening Information

Click below to learn more about general gardening topics


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Colorado’s Climate

  • When To Plant
  • Local Climate Summaries
  • Seasonal Checklists

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Environmental Hurdles

  • Wind
  • Sun and Heat
  • Hail and Weather

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Site Planning & Soil

  • Where to Plant
  • Garden Styles
  • Soil

Seed Starting & Saving

  • Starting Seeds
  • Transplanting Seedlings in the Garden
  • Saving Seeds

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Water, Mulch & Fertilizer

  • Irrigation
  • Mulch Types
  • Garden Fertilization

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Insects, Diseases & Weeds

  • Beneficial Insects
  • Pest Insects
  • Diagnosing Plant Diseases
  • Managing Weeds

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Frost Protection & Season Extension

  • Cold Snap
  • Extending the Growing Season
  • Frost Protection for the Garden

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Harvesting Produce

  • How and When to Harvest
  • Extra Produce
  • Storage

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Container Gardening

  • Vegetables for Containers
  • Bucket Tomatoes
  • Herbs

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Raised Bed Gardening

  • Raised Bed Basics
  • Block Style and Rows
  • Sample Guide

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Mountain Gardening

  • Mountain Garden Basics
  • High Elevation Considerations
  • Mountain Vegetables

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Greenhouse Growing

  • Hobby Greenhouse
  • Building a Greenhouse
  • Whitefly