Creek Side Pottery and Boutique

Pottery and more pottery Every spring season Creek Side brings in new shipments of outdoor and indoor pottery.  Much of the pottery sold across the United States is produced overseas in countries such as Vietnam, Malaysia and Germany.  The pottery finish varies from bright color glazes to rustic and natural finishes.  The large pottery is perfect for jazzing up a patio or porch entryway.  The... Read More

Early Spring Garden Clean Up

March is an excellent time to get started on garden cleanup projects.  With a little warmer weather, we are anxious to get in the garden and breath in the fresh spring air.  But it is too early for planting.  So, plan on cleanup projects this month and get them out of the way.  Then when the weather really warms up in April, Creek Side Grown... Read More

Creek Side Houseplant Shop 2021

The Creek Side Houseplant is open!  And fully stocked with all the plants and supplies you need to keep your green thumb going.  As the winter weather outside remains cold and freezing, we turn inside to create that tropical look we love in our homes. We all know how good our homes feel when decorated with living plants.  Not only do they look nice, but... Read More

Vegetable Varieties 2021

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. Tomatoes The Burpee tomato varieties that have really done well in Colorado are Burpee Big Boy (our most requested variety), Oh Happy Day, Cloudy Day and Fourth of July. ... Read More

A Winter Walk – Do You See What I See?

Winter in Colorado may seem dull and lack luster of any color.  The days are short and we long for the first signs of spring.  But winter has its own charm and if you look close enough you might be surprised what you see.  Grab a camera and take a stroll along the river side or greenbelt or foothills and see the beauty of winter.... Read More

Gift Suggestions 2020

Visit Creek Side this week for terrific holiday gifts.  The Indoor Living Holiday Gift and Décor Boutique and Glasshouse Conservatory are over-flowing with fun, unique and thoughtful gifts that are sure to make your gift recipient happy! Holiday Dish Towels Holiday dish towels always brighten up the kitchen as they hang about during the holiday season.  They are fun to show off when company comes... Read More

Holiday Wreath Making Instructions

View Our Holiday Wreath Making Video Here: Materials: 1 – 14” Diameter 2-Ring Metal Wreath Form 1 – 24-gauge Floral Paddle Wire (16’ length) Assorted Evergreen Branches 3 – Pre-Wired Pinecones 1 – Decorative Bow Instruction Sheet (video link available on www.plantsbycreekside.com) Tools: Pair of By-Pass Pruners or Sturdy Kitchen Shears Ruler or Measuring Tape Pair of Garden Gloves Container(s) for water to keep greens... Read More

Small Business Saturday 2020

This Nov 28 Small Business Saturday®, which means it is almost time to celebrate with your favorite small businesses — like (hint, hint) the one sending you this email. The holidays might look a little different this year, but we are excited to share this holiday season with our customers. And especially this year, we’re happy to offer extra assistance to help you #ShopSmall safely.... Read More

How to Make Your Own Terrarium

Creek Side Garden Terrarium Kits include all the materials needed to construct a terrarium except plants.  Terrariums plants of your choice are available and sold separately. Materials Needed: clear glass or plastic container (kitchen canister, jar, fishbowl or tank, etc., and lid), clean and dry pea gravel or polished rocks activated charcoal sphagnum moss small, slow-growing plants that tolerate low light and have similar water... Read More

Holiday Hostess with the Most-ess -Creek Side Style

Everyone has a friend or family member that enjoys entertaining.  Especially during the holiday season, the laughter, music, food, and drink are a welcome addition to our stressful lives.  What a wonderful custom it is to honor the hostess with a gift of gratitude.  Consider Creek Side as a great location to find a thoughtful, unique hostess gift chosen from our large selection.  Visit today... Read More