welcome to our blog: (co)hort

A group of people bonded together in the love of horticulture
On our (co)hort blog we’ll share expert revelations, cutting edge information, project updates, design
details, ‘live from our hive’ updates, and keeping you ‘in the loop at our coop’.

June 04, 2021

NATIONAL GARDEN WEEK 2021

As landscape architects, we share with gardeners a love of nature and creating inviting outdoor spaces to work, entertain, and unwind. We all benefit in diverse ways from gardening, and National Garden Week is an opportunity to share these benefits with others! During this week of wellness, Intreegue Design shares our favorite actions for you to take.

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WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Brandywine Viburnum
June 02, 2021

WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Brandywine Viburnum

Identify Viburnum nudum (Brandywine Viburnum) by its upright form, elongated leaves, white clusters of flowers blooming in summer, and deep burgundy fall foliage with ornamental red and black berries....

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WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Peonies & Baptisia
May 26, 2021

WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Peonies & Baptisia

Join us as we extoll the virtues of our favorite late-spring blooming flowers: the bountiful peony and a great native perennial that as landscape architects, we often specify for its sculptural form: ...

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WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Azaleas
April 28, 2021

WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Azaleas

Azaleas are in bloom in late April. Although very common flowering shrubs, they should not be overlooked for your landscape design. Unlike other spring blooms, azaleas perform for weeks at a time, th...

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WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Magnolia
April 14, 2021

WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY Magnolia

How do you select a flower to highlight for What's Blooming Wednesday at this time of year, when blooms are in such abundance?! Tough job, but we'll do it! Today we're highlighting magnolias, the eleg...

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April 06, 2021

Welcoming Sydney Johnson to Intreegue

Sydney Johnson, 15, connected with Colleen as her mentor through the young leaders program with Heartsmiles. Sydney joins Intreegue as a spring/summer intern to learn the ropes of being in the field of design.

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Colleen Vacelet receives Top 100 Women of 2021 Award
March 26, 2021

Colleen Vacelet receives Top 100 Women of 2021 Award

Colleen Vacelet receives The Daily Record award as one of Maryland's Top 100 Women of 2021. Honored for her professional achievement, community leadership and mentoring, she is the only landscape arch...

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Cicadas in Your Landscape
March 17, 2021

Cicadas in Your Landscape

Cicadas are set to reemerge this spring across Maryland, DC, and Pennsylvania. You may be wondering: when will they emerge, what damage can they cause to your landscape design, and what preventative m...

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PROJECT HIGHLIGHT: FOUNDRY CENTRE APARTMENTS
July 24, 2020

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT: FOUNDRY CENTRE APARTMENTS

We couldn't have predicted the pandemic would last through the summer --- but we're betting that Foundry Centre residents are appreciating their pool and sheltered pergola spaces this season!

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WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY - HYDRANGEA PANICULATA
July 15, 2020

WHAT'S BLOOMING WEDNESDAY - HYDRANGEA PANICULATA

We’re not holding back for What’s Blooming Wednesday this summer. We’re going all in on our favorite flowers: hydrangea! We firmly believe there is a shape and a color of hydrangea for everyone ...

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