Colorado State University Extension

Serving San Miguel &
West Montrose Counties


Unlike gardening developed for the cloudy, maritime areas in so much of the western world, Colorado's unique weather opens up a wealth of gardening possibilities. The invigorating climate of mountains and high plains provides abundant sunshine for plant photosynthesis, low humidity that minimizes plant disease, and scant precipitation that helps control the water plants receive.

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Questions, Call us at the
CSU Extension Office
at 970-327-4393.
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 Page Last Updated: May 23, 2016