Stories from the field: Colorado Horticulture Stories and beyond I have decided to take the project I’m calling, Stories from the Field. In the field of horticulture we have a broad spectrum of skills and hobbies that makes life very interesting. I am going to share those stories by recording the story on StoryCorps. MyContinue reading “Stories from the field: Colorado Horticulture Industry and beyond”
Have you seen the grasses that Loma Vista Nursery in Ottawa, KS? Look at these beauties to liven up your garden center or nursery. Please contact me on where to find the beauties! firstname.lastname@example.org We have a huge selection of Ornamental grasses both cool & warm season. Cool Season are showing green now as ofContinue reading “March into spring with Grasses from Loma Vista Nursery!”
Emerald Creeper Norway Spruce –Picea abies ‘Wells Emerald Prostrate’ makes an excellent addition to the coniferous garden! Eventually getting about a height of 2′ & width of 6′ it will make a beautiful & interesting ground cover that will do well in part-shade and also add interest around a dry creek bed or possibly even a evergreenContinue reading “Emerald Creeper Norway Spruce Picea abies Wells Emerald Prostrate”
One of the first Magnolias to flower in the spring in Colorado! Beautiful Royal Star Magnolia in #5s at Loma Vista Nursery in Ottawa, KS
Golden Pillar Barberry® from Proven Winners will surely liven up your shrub border during the growing season. Happy planting!
Getting ready to bloom at Loma Vista Nursery is one of the girls, Ann Magnolia in a #7.
Shrubs are breaking dormancy in Oregon!
Freight 2018 2018 Freight year could be our most challenging yet! The government has implemented Electronic Logging Device (ELD) out for any freight on trucks, this includes ANYTHING that will be shipped via semi. Freight rates will be impacted and we need to keep these trucks on the road. This includes getting all trucks loaded &Continue reading “Freight 2018”
World Bee Day The United Nations has designated May 20 as World Bee Day. And it’s great timing for garden centers to take advantage of promoting pollinator habitats. Celebrate World Bee Day, it will be the Buzz of the town! Bee creative 🙂 Are you going to host a Bee event? Please post any picturesContinue reading “World Bee Day”
Here at Sunshine Horticulture CO, I want to show you plants and gardens that are new and different. Horticulturist and gardeners alike will be able to see gardens and landscapes both natural and man-made from all over the country and world. Also to get you to think a bit differently about horticulture and gardening –Continue reading “Why Sunshine Horticulture CO?”