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Grown Fresh Mid Season Perennials

July is a great month for mid-season perennial color.  Many plants are in flower or getting ready to flower!  Identify a “green” area in your garden now.  Keep your eyes open around your neighborhood landscape for what you like.  Then come into the nursery to check out our big assortment of Grown Fresh perennials and get planting!! Currently blooming alongside the Creek Side Perennial Pathway: Coreopsis... Read More

Grown Fresh Summer Color

Hanging Baskets Grown Fresh Summer Hanging Baskets are a Creek Side specialty.  These Hanging Baskets are planted toward the end of the spring season, so they are very full and fresh for mid-summer enjoyment and décor.  Featuring combinations of especially heat tolerant annuals like Lantana, Scaevola and Angelonia in addition to traditional hanging basket flowers like Petunias, Callies and Verbena.  Check out the new hummingbird... Read More

Summer Shrubs and Trees

Finally!  Beautiful summertime weather conditions in store for the next couple of weeks.  Remember the 95 degree days a couple of weeks ago?  What a relief it has been the last week to experience moderate temperatures, with rain in the forecast.  And if it is relief to us, it certainly has been a relief for our flowerpots and landscape plants as well. Landscape planting It... Read More

More Hot Weather Tips

When the temperature goes over 90 degrees; an extra dose of love and care will help keep your flowers flourishing throughout the summer. Check flowers twice daily for water, once in the morning and again in the evening.  Some pots/beds may require additional water applications to fight the heat. Apply enough water so that the water is coming out the bottom of container, especially hanging... Read More

June Grown Fresh Annuals & Perennials

Annual Flowers Nice selection of fun, fresh small pots of flowers available for filling in those empty spots.  These plants are not the left-overs from the spring season but newly planted pots especially for mid-summer needs.  Did you know that Creek Side specializes in offering new and different types of flowers and accent plants for designing your own combination creations?  Ask us about the thriller,... Read More

Creek Side Kick-Off to Summer

Summer is here and the time is right….to visit the Creek Side Gardens for Annual Flowers, Perennials, Roses, Shrubs and Trees and Vegetables.  Beautiful, colorful Grown Fresh flowers and soothing greens all around.  Just imagine what your patio and landscape will look like? Veggies Great selection of tomatoes and peppers still available.  Not too many cucumbers but squashes including zucchini, spaghetti, acorn and Delicata which... Read More

Mom, Nana, Mommy, Mama

Mom, Nana, Mommy, Mama – anyway you say it, we have gifts for her Creek Side Gardens has always been a great place to buy gifts for your mom and the other mom’s in your life.  This year is no different. Cup a tea A great conversation with your mom over a cup of tea. We have some pretty teacups with a strainer for ‘steeping’... Read More

In Your Easter Basket

Easter is Sunday, April 17th this year and who does not love an Easter basket – at any age?  Here at Creek Side, we have some great and fun gifts. Michel Design Some of most popular gift items are from Michel Design.  Foaming hand soaps, hand lotions, room sprays, pocket tissues and napkins are so fun to tuck into a basket. These are simple but... Read More

Ready to Go for Spring!

Indoor Living Gift and Décor Shop is so cheery and colorful with a great selection of spring gifts. Flour sack towels, jewelry, spring foaming soaps, botanicals, mats and more.  The back boutique room has been freshly painted this year and it is bright and welcoming with T-Shirts, trucker hats and clutches.  Coming soon -our popular line of Himalayan candles in beautiful glass jars with etched... Read More

The Early Season Begins

Not only does it feel like spring, with the warm weather we are experiencing right now, it sometimes feels like summer is right around the corner. But wait a minute…we live in the Rocky Mountain growing region.  What does that mean?  Well, for all of you have lived in this area for some time, you know what that means…there is more cold, snow, rain and... Read More