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Monthly Archives: July 2019

Battling Japanese Beetles

By Lisa Mason This invasive beetle has two unique challenges: 1) Japanese beetles cause damage during the larval/grub stage in turf grass, and adults cause damage by feeding on a variety of landscape plants and trees, and 2) adult beetles feed on blooming flowers at the same time pollinators and beneficial insects are pollinating those […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Paula

The Colorado Master Gardener volunteers are a dedicated group of individuals that are knowledgeable and passionate about sharing gardening, landscape, and horticulture education. This month, we are highlighting Paula Szilard who has been a Master Gardener for nearly 20 years!  When did you join the Colorado Master Gardener program? “I became a Master Gardener in […]

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Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.