Western Welcome Week Parade

Saturday August 15 at 10am Littleton Blvd to Main Street Are you going to the parade?  Look for the float from Rely Local Littleton, featuring the faces of small businesses throughout Littleton, including Creek Side’s own Holly Bullotta! Give Holly a shout-out!

Stop and Smell the Cut Flowers

Don’t you just love fresh flowers at home? Cosmos on the dining room or coffee table, bachelor’s button by the bathroom sink, or sunflowers on the bedroom bureau-but they can wilt after only a day or two. Follow these steps and watch your cut flowers stay stunning for over a week!  Harvest the flowers when the buds are just starting to open. If possible, harvesting in the early morning... Read More

Oh Hail Again!

Hail can be devastating for a Colorado garden.  Damage can range from a few bruised leaves to a total wipe-out of all foliage.  However, plants want to grow, so with time and some extra care, lots of them will recover.  Flowering annuals with no remaining foliage probably won’t recover after a hailstorm. Petunias usually survive if there is at least some foliage still on the plant. Clean... Read More