Tropical Plants and Houseplants

Our big spring selection of Tropical Plants and Houseplants has arrived!  Stop by to review our selection of summer flowering tropical house plants like Hibiscus, Gardenia, Mandevilla, Dipladenia and Lantana.  Large tree forms, trellises, and small bushes are available.  Because they bloom all summer, they are a perfect to addition to your patio that will provide a tropical feel. Because we work directly with the... Read More

Creek Side Early Spring 2021

So much going on around Creek Side at this time of the year – check it out. Easter is this Sunday!  We have last minute hostess gifts or great fillers for an Easter basket.  Easter inspired cocktail napkins, foaming hand soaps for you guest bath, egg shaped candles, table runners and fun decorative bunnies for you Easter table.  Hop on in!!! Gorgeous wood cutting board... Read More

Roses and Peonies

Roses If you love roses, Colorado provides a great growing climate so be sure to include them on your garden list.  Because there are so many different types, there are roses to fill nearly every gardeners growing needs. Don’t be confused about all the types available.  The main thing is to find a color you like.  Then check the general height for that variety.  Most... Read More

Houseplant Themed Gifts

Houseplants and Succulents are always popular, but never more so than this past year.  Creek Side is working with our suppliers to offer the best selection available.  For some, buying houseplants and succulents is a serious hobby and guilty pleasure.  Most customers are so excited to see the wide variety that we carry. As part of the houseplant craze, gift companies have also jumped on... Read More

Vegetable Variety Selections for 2021

Early spring is such an exciting time of the year for gardeners.  Go with what Mother Nature offers and use the types of plants that appreciate the early, Cool Season Gardening conditions in April. Seed sowing is so easy and inexpensive.  What a great opportunity to take a chance and try a new variety or a new growing technique in the garden.  Try growing early... Read More

Hippity Hoppity – Easter is on its way!

Easter is coming up fast and Creek Side has a lot of fun gifts for your Easter baskets.  Who does not love an Easter basket – at any age?  Consider mini size foaming soaps from Michel Design along with personal size lotions, pocket tissues, room sprays and candles. These are simple but appreciated options. Looking for table décor? A collection of bunnies and cute birds... Read More

Plan Your Vegetable Garden

Vegetable gardening is one of the most popular pastimes in the home garden.  If you have never grown a tomato plant or sown some lettuce seeds in the spring, you are missing out on one of the most gratifying aspects of gardening.  Grow it yourself, harvest the fruits of your labors and serve the bounty to your family.  How satisfying! Vegetables can be demanding plants.... Read More

Rocky Mountain Spring Again

Early spring gardening in Colorado is challanging.  First we have summer-like days.  And then we will experience the snowiest month of the year in full force this weekend.  Typical Rocky Mountain Spring.  But what does that mean? For all of you that have lived in this area for some time, you know this is normal.  Our landscape plants should be fine, short of tree and... Read More

Perennial Plant Selection

Begin with a general plan sketched in, then the real fun begins.  What plants are going to be selected for your garden?  We have reviewed the obvious options – sun and shade – tall, medium and short – red, yellow and blue – early season blooming, mid-season and late season.  In addition to creating a pleasant look and a beautiful view, what other aspects of... Read More

Creek Side Garden Supplies

Garden supplies are an important component to help you be a successful gardener and landscaper.  Creek Side, offer’s a good variety of tools, fertilizers, plant supports, pest control, weed control and more for one stop spring time shopping.  We just received our shipments of these, and they are here for you to get your season started! Cutting/Pruning tools – Bypass Pruners are the most convenient... Read More