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Colorado State University Online Resources

There are several online resources available to you.  CSU has some fantastic fact sheets and helpful information for a variety of issues.  Please check out these wonderful resources.

Extension Fact Sheets
Short and simple, 1-2 page fact sheets from CSU on a variety of home gardening topics

On-Line Yard and Garden Publications
An extensive list of all CSU publications according to a variety of horticultural subjects from the Colorado Master Gardener Program

CMG GardenNotes
Classroom-style chapters for more in-depth information on a given gardening issue

PlantTalk ColoradoTM
Gardening articles sponsored by Colorado State University Extension, Denver Botanic Gardens, and the Green Industries of Colorado.

Co-Horts Gardening Blog
A horticultural blog written by CSU Extension faculty and staff on fun and interesting gardening topics

Front Range Tree Recommendation List
List of recommended trees for the Front Range of Colorado

PlantSelect® Plant List
Plant Select® is the country’s leading brand of plants designed to thrive in high plains and inter-mountain regions, offering plants that provide more beauty with less work so gardeners of all levels can achieve smart, stunning and successful gardens using fewer resources and with a more positive environmental impact.

CSU Soil Testing Lab
Soil, Water and Plant Testing Laboratory website for Colorado State University

Colorado Climate Center
Provides information and expertise on Colorado's complex climate

CSU Turfgrass
Colorado State University's turf program website

Colorado State University Flower Trial Garden
Website for the CSU Flower Trial Garden located in Fort Collins, featuring the ‘best of’ and ‘top performer’ plants from the perennial, annual and cool season flower trials.

Climate Summary for Greeley, Fort Collins and Estes Park
Climate Summary for planting vegetables in Greeley, Fort Collins and Estes Park.

Climate Summary for Longmont and Boulder
Climate Summary for planting vegetables in Longmont and Boulder.