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Best Plant Shops and Garden Centers in Denver

Best Plant Shops and Garden Centers in Denver

The much-needed spring has finally arrived in Colorado. You know what that means? It’s time to pay a visit to your favorite plant shop and maybe even start a new gardening project.

Whether you feel the need to refresh existing planters or augment your landscaping, this is a great time to check out some of the best plant shops and garden centers. It’s also a fantastic time to check out prices on new outdoor furniture, firepits and other accessories to make your deck or patio shine.

Below you’ll find some of Usaj Realty’s favorite picks for the best plant shops and garden centers in the Denver area. We guarantee you won’t come home empty-handed!

Little Eden Plantscaping

Recommended by Kira Fliecher, Broker Associate

Family-owned since 1978, Little Eden in Arvada brings a host of plant offerings to the Denver metro area. From simple to exotic, the selection of houseplants is truly remarkable. This 5 acre farm which includes 10,000 square feet of greenhouses caters to both residential and commercial needs and is ready to fill your special event needs as well.

From exotic tropical plants to succulents, you’re sure to find some greenery that will delight your senses. If you love plants but don’t possess a green thumb, Little Eden provides service and maintenance on all their products.

Don’t miss their Father’s Day Fling on July 17th from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Shop for a variety of handmade items, jewelry, pottery, skin care products and more! Local food truck and a live band will be there to help celebrate!

Little Eden Plantscaping

15550 W. 72nd Ave.

Arvada, CO


Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday/Sunday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 


Southwest Gardens

Recommended by Tori Bradley, Broker Associate

Founded in 1989 by Cary West, Southwest Gardens’ roots trace back to Cary’s high school years at Denver’s North High. It was here that Cary developed his love for plants, sparking the idea that would blossom into Southwest Gardens. It truly is a botanical wonderland! Whether you’re searching for perennials, vibrant annuals, or charming houseplants, Southwest Gardens has you covered. Plus they have one of Colorado’s largest succulent collections!

Southwest Gardens

11868 Mineral Rd. 

Longmont, CO 80504


9:00 am to 5:00 pm Daily

Tagawa Gardens

Recommended by Anne Kim, Broker Associate

Tagawa Gardens, situated in Centennial, boasts a rich history of generational farmers, dating back to 1945. The Tagawa family has dedicated their lives to cultivating plants, and now their garden center spans over four-and-a-half acres of nurseries and greenhouses. Get a glimpse of farm life through their interactive classes, family events, and year-round live performances. The garden center also believes in contributing to the community and valuing their visitors. Come see for yourself, it’s more than just a garden center!

Tagawa Gardens

7711 S Parker Rd

Centennial, CO 80016


Monday – Saturday: 9am – 6pm; Sunday: 9am – 5pm


Nick’s Garden Center & Farm Market

Recommended by Irene Schavio, Broker Associate

Since 1987, Nick’s has been the go-to source for gardening needs in Denver and beyond. Their impressive and knowledgeable staff is always ready to help you find high-quality trees, shrubs, perennials, vegetables, herbs, grasses, and other plants at our garden center.

Looking for some inspiration? Check out our informative blog, where we answer your indoor plant questions, share delicious recipes, and offer exciting outdoor ideas.

Nick’s Garden Center & Farm Market

2001 S Chambers Rd

Aurora, CO 80014


Monday-Saturday: 8am to 6pm; Sunday: 9am to 5pm


City Floral

Smack dab in the heart of the Mile High City you’ll find the treasured City Floral. These local experts in Park Hill have been providing Denver residents with gardening essentials for over a century. This dedicated neighborhood nursery and garden center will turn your pale thumb into a green one. They offer a full-slate of services and, best of all, free delivery within a 5-mile radius of their store.

Their wonderful selection of seeds, annuals, trees and shrubs, herbs and vegetables, container gardening needs, perennials, garden supplies, seeds and landscaping and maintenance services can’t be beat. Furthermore, they have a knowledgeable staff that can answer all your questions and help solve the problems you’re having with your plants. Check out their blog that may address some of your concerns.

City Floral

1440 Kearney St.

Denver, CO 80220


Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Echter’s Nursery

Echter’s is one of the largest retail plant nursery and garden centers in Colorado. Strolling through the massive grounds, you’ll find greenhouses galore filled with annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees, herbs, vegetables – you name it, they will most likely have it!

In addition to an outstanding array of plants and flowers, discover percent accent pieces for you deck, patio and other outdoor spaces. Is there something you’ve had your eye on all season long? Maybe a cool, refreshing fountain or a cozy fire pit? A wide selection of gift & garden décor awaits you at Echter’s. It is truly your one stop shopping for all of your outdoor needs.

Echter’s Nursery & Garden Center

5150 Garrison St.

Arvada, CO 80002 


Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

The Flower Bin

Here’s another fabulous nursery in Longmont. The Flower Bin is located on 5 acres of land with almost 80,000 square feet of indoor growing space and an additional  20-acre farm in Platteville. For you rose lovers, there is a humongous greenhouse dedicated to an extensive collection of everyone’s favorite flower symbolizing love.

Meet with experts to get advice on what plants and flowers will best suit your needs. The Flower Bin is bursting with soil products, mulch and bark to guarantee all your plantings will get off to a great start!

The Flower Bin

1805 Nelson Rd.

Longmont, CO 80501


Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


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