Your Community Greenhouse

Greenhouse Planting Progress Report

Believe it or not!  After 11 straight weeks of snowfall, the spring season officially begins Sunday March 20 and Mother Nature is getting us primed with lots of beneficial moisture.  All seasoned Rocky Mountain gardeners knew the nice weather we had last fall was never going to last.  We secretly knew it was just a little too nice, didn’t we?  So, these past few months... Read More

Another Rocky Mountain Spring

The rollercoaster spring weather here in Colorado can be challenging.  A warm few 60-degree days gets everyone in a happy tizzy to start planting.  Then a drastic cold snap stops us in our tracks as we wait for the weather to stabilize.  For all of you that have lived in this area for some time, you know this is normal – ‘typical Rocky Mountain Spring’.... Read More

Garden Art – what’s in your Outdoor Living Space?

Your garden pots are planted with glorious colored annuals.  The vegetable garden is flourishing with the hopes of a good bounty.  You look around and wonder, ‘something is missing’.  Garden art is an extension of your personal style and creates visual interest.  Creek Side Gardens is stocking up on fun things for your garden and yard this season. Pottery Not every pot has to be... Read More

Creek Side Grand Re-Opening 2022

If the days are getting longer, you know there is a lot happening at Creek Side Gardens.  We know you think the Creek Side Green Team has spent the winter months lounging around somewhere warm.  But contrary to popular belief, we have been busy tearing the place apart and putting it back together for a fresh start to 2022.  Two greenhouses are already full of... Read More

The New Season Begins

The arrival of longer days heralds the first real sign that spring is on the way!  Your Community Greenhouse staff of Green Team professionals are busy preparing for what will certainly be another great growing and gardening experience. Greenhouse Preparation The planting season at Creek Side begins by preparing the greenhouses.  Clean up the floors, turn on the heat and water.  The containers to be... Read More

Your Hostess deserves the Mostess’ – Creek Side style

The holiday season is filled with laughter, music, food, and drink and behind all that cheer is the one person who is the ultimate hostess.  What a wonderful custom it is to honor the hostess with a gift of gratitude and at Creek Side you will find a thoughtful, unique hostess gift. Flour Sack Towels  We always have a great selection of flour sack towels. ... Read More

Holiday Gift Suggestions 2021

The holiday season is here! Are you ready? As always, our gift shop, boutique and glasshouse conservatory are brimming with fun, unique and thoughtful gifts that are sure to make your gift recipient happy! Take a few minutes to stop by for a visit. In the Gift Shop  Holiday Dish Towels  Holiday dish towels have always been a Creek Sider favorite. Whimsical, bright, and fun;... Read More

Holiday Home Decor 2021

Creek Side Holiday Home Decor and Gifts Who knew that your community greenhouse and garden center would feature a home décor gift shop and boutique?  Certainly, one of the biggest surprises for our first-time visitors. The gift shop is often the ‘go to’ place for our regular customers who can usually find a special and unique gift for themselves or to give away.   The gift... Read More

Gift Shopping Across America

It is no secret that the supply chain of merchandise coming from other countries has been stifled at the ocean port cities.  Many of the unique and ‘Creek Side Style’ gifts have been delayed and/or may not be available this 2021 holiday season in our gift shop and boutique. Instead, we are working hard to continue to bring you the gifts and décor you have... Read More

Fresh Summer Color

Creek Side summer annual flower selections are some of the most heat tolerant varieties available for Colorado gardening.  And they are grown in larger pots to help create Instant Color on your porch and patio.  These selections will look their best all summer long.  So, you may notice a little different look and feel in the courtyard than the traditional spring and summer annuals.  Another... Read More