Echter's is one of the largest retail plant nursery and garden centers in Colorado. We grow many unusual varieties of flowers not normally found in garden centers. We offer over 2500 varieties of flowers each year. We have built our business on the quality and performance of our plants. The service offered is second to none. At least one plant doctor with a minimum of 10 years of garden center experience is on staff every day to answer customersí questions.
All of the
annuals, perennials, roses, and poinsettias grown by Echterís are sold through
the retail store.
remodeled and expanded garden center has 70,000 square feet of display area
inside. Our patio shop has fine outdoor furniture and garden benches, and
gas, charcoal and pellet grills. We carry bird feeders, bird houses, and
of bird seed for the bird enthusiast. Echterís holds many community events at no
charge. In fall Echterís
hosts a quilt show, a glass show, and an art show. Echterís has free
visits with Santa before Christmas collecting donations for
At Christmas time the garden center is transformed into a Christmas wonderland with thousands of colorful poinsettias, pre-lit life-like Christmas trees, fresh-cut Christmas trees, themed trees decorated with unusual ornaments.
Echter's is a family-owned business. The President is Steve Echter. Dave Echter is the Vice President and General Manager. The business was started at this location in 1959. We have been a retail garden center since 1978. Echter's has 30 employees year-round and 90 during the spring season. We grow 85% of our annuals and 50% of our perennials at this site.
We are active members of Garden Centers of America, Garden Centers of Colorado, and the Colorado Nursery & Greenhouse Association. We are also a member of Home & Garden Showplace, the garden center identity of the True Value Company, a national member-owned buying cooperative of 5,000 stores. This gives us the ability to sell at values that are competitive with anyone. We also have many products that are exclusive to True Value stores.
We are just a few blocks off Interstate 70, just west of Denver.
little out of the way but,