Your Community Greenhouse

A New Look- A New Design- A New Class Schedule

Welcome back Creek Sider’s to the 2023 season.  With spring approaching there is a lot happening at Creek Side Gardens.  The Green Team has been busy refreshing the Gift Shop and the Glasshouse.  We think you will find some interesting and exciting changes to explore in these areas.  Not to mention a great start to the planting season in the greenhouses.  The greenhouses are always... 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

Creek Side Vegetable Selection 2023

Home vegetable gardeners love the Creek Side vegetable plant program!  All our herbs and vegetables are Grown Fresh™ in the Creek Side greenhouse under our watchful care to help ensure you receive the best plants available. Do a little research ahead of time and find info on each of the Creek Side varieties to find what might work best in your garden. Tomatoes All your... Read More

Employment opportunities are available

Creek Side Gardens operates a community greenhouse that adds color to people’s lives. Inquire below to join the Creek Side Gardens Green Team this upcoming spring season. Retail Associate Do you love to work outdoors? Do you love working with plants? Are you a people person and enjoy working with customers? We are seeking strong candidates for retail associates.  Retail experience is helpful but not... Read More

‘Tis the Season to Celebrate – Don’t Forget Your Hostess!

The Creek Side Gift Shop has become a popular destination for customers looking for a ‘hostess’ gift.  Popular because over the years our visitors have appreciated the big selection of fun, interesting and useful options available in a wide price range. This time of year, there are many holiday parties for you to attend and you want to be sure to appreciate your host for... Read More

Time to Enjoy YOUR Holiday Season

The rush of gathering gifts, wrapping, baking, and decorating is among us, but it is important that we treat ourselves as well. Oh Christmas Tree At the center of the living room is the festive trimmed tree with presents and ornaments.  The room buzzes with activity all day long but after the day is done and the kids have gone to bed… revisit that wonderous... Read More

The ‘Not so much’ Holiday Gifts

Everyone has that friend or family member that celebrates a birthday, milestone or a ‘non’ holiday event during December. Not everyone wants to receive a holiday themed gift for those special occasions so here at Creek Side we offer many other options “Creek Side Style”. Gardening Stuff – Your avid gardeners can start the spring season with some new supplies, the ‘non’ Christmas gift.  Think about... Read More

Garden Planning in August

You might think that we have lost our minds but…now is the perfect time in the season to begin planning your garden and landscape for next year.  Look at your garden.  What do you see?  What would you like to add or improve?  For comparison, look at the neighborhood landscapes including roadway medians and business landscapes.  What do you see that you like?  Would these... Read More

More Big Summer Color

The Creek Side Grown Fresh Big Summer Color Program is in full swing!  Big beautiful blooming plants in 6” diameter pots are loaded with fresh summer color to spruce up your porch, patio and garden.  Varieties selected are great warm season temperature choices and grown in a large pot size to hold moisture a little longer. Choose Your Own Combination of Plants & Colors These... Read More

Mid-Late Season Perennials

Perennial plants differ from annuals not only in the fact that they are winter hardy and will come back each year, but in the fact that typically many perennials bloom during a portion of the season rather than all season long. Seasonal Bloomers So, in addition to flower color and plant height, another dimension (fun) to designing a perennial flower bed is to incorporate plants... Read More