Our wet and warm May conditions were favorable to widespread fire blight in Boulder County. Consider pruning now to manage the infection and burn or remove cuttings from site.
Symptoms of fire blight are first seen about the time of petal fall. Infected blossoms appear water-soaked and wilt rapidly before turning dark brown; this phase of the
Erie-based Outdoor Craftsmen was recently recognized at The ELITE Awards by the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado (ALCC) for its work on a highly sustainable landscape in Lyons. This year, the company placed as one of two finalists in the category of Sustainability.
To complete the residential landscape in Lyons, Outdoor Craftsmen designed an outdoor space that incorporated sustainable practices throughout the construction process. The company extensively reused existing materials and selected locally sourced materials for the project, incorporated native plants, used xeric landscaping