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Welcome to the CSU Extension Office in Douglas County. Our goal is to assist you with any questions you may have whether it is about gardening, wildlife, 4-H or any other needs.

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Horticulture Publications

Gardening Basics
Soil Ammendment, Container Gardening, Growing from Seed, Houseplant Care, Landscaping and Xeriscaping.


Perennial and Annual Gardening, Rock Gardens, Roses, Bulbs, Mountain and Wild Flowers, Edible Flowers.


Fruits and Vegetables
Fertilizing Gardens and Trees, Storing Produce, Currants, Gooseberries and Jostaberries, Saving and Storing Seeds.


Trees & Shrubs
Native Trees and Shrubs, Diseases, Fruit Trees, Evergreen and Deciduous Trees and Shrubs.


Ground Covers, Lawns, Ornamental Grasses, Irrigation, Sustainable Landscaping and Composting.



Household, Yard, Fruit, Flower and Garden Insects. Includes information about beneficial insects and general insect control.