Answer: You can still plant; perennials and cool season veggies, especially. I've found a website put together by Colorado State University with all kinds of ideas for low maintenance gardening (called Xeriscaping). I'll bet after you visit this site you'll have loads of ideas, plus a better understanding of what it takes to be a successful gardener in Denver. http://www.coopext.colostate.edu/4dmg/Xeris/xeris1.htm
Enjoy your new garden!
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