Helpful Sites

Feel free to scroll through a few web sites that may be helpful in your gardening efforts in the Falcon area. Just click on the name of each site to go to the desired web site.

Colorado State Forest Service

The Colorado State Forest Service has provided six decades of timely, relevant forestry information to Colorado. The Trees for Conservation Program sells seedlings for conservation plantings to landowners at production cost. Foresters are available to answer questions about tree planting. Go to this page for the seedling order form.

Colorado State Extension

The Colorado State University Extension web site contains a wealth of information about gardening in Colorado.


Heidrich's Tree Farm

HEIDRICH'S COLORADO TREE FARM NURSERY LLC is located in Colorado Springs, CO. We produce and sell nursery stock that we know will thrive at the elevation and climate where it is to be planted. The plants we produce will thrive anywhere in Colorado, and can we supply plants anywhere in the US. We are both a retail and wholesale nursery.

Black Forest Slash-Mulch

The Black Forest Slash-Mulch Program is a Wildfire Mitigation and Recycling Program of the El Paso County Solid Waste Management Department, John Fisher, Director. It is co-sponsored by the Colorado Forestry Association and the Black Forest Fire Department, in cooperation with the Colorado State Forest Service and the State Board of Land Commissioners. 

Pikes Peak Urban Gardens

Want to start a community or backyard vegetable garden and you live in the Colorado Springs, Colorado area? We can help!

Phelan Gardens

Phelan Gardens is a year round nursery, greenhouse and garden center. We sell houseplants, outdoor plants, garden support product and nature inspired home accents. Our seasonal decor during Fall and Christmas is a tradition for many.

Harding Nursery

Harding Nursery specializes in growing blue spruce, shade trees, evergreen spreaders, and potentillas. For over fifty years, we have continually expanded our growing operations and plant stock areas. We have more than sixty acres of growing fields and ten greenhouses east of Colorado Springs.

El Paso County Conservation

There are 76 Conservation Districts in the State of Colorado with 400 elected officials representing Colorado landowners. The mission of Colorado’s 76 Conservation Districts is to provide leadership for the conservation of natural resources to ensure health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens of the state through a responsible conservation ethic.

Denver Botanic Gardens

With more than 32,000 plants from such far-away places as Australia, Africa and the Himalayas, Denver Botanic Gardens is recognized as one of the top five botanical gardens in the United States. There's something for all ages -- and all five of your senses.