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Trees and Shrubs

We provide answers, information and educational programs on suitable tree and shrub varieties, disease and insect control, pruning and other tips for the Front Range.

Trees & Shrubs

Ask a Colorado Master GardenerSM
Local volunteers are available to answer your questions about trees and shrubs.

Trees for the Front Range
Find recommendations to assist with selecting and growing trees along Colorado’s Front Range.

Plant Select®
Trees and shrubs chosen for their beauty, resilience, low maintenance and suitability to the Rocky Mountain region.

Seedling Tree Nursery
This Colorado State Forest Service program allows farmers, ranchers and rural landowners to obtain trees at a nominal cost.

Planttalk Colorado™ Trees, Shrubs and Vines Podcasts
Reliable, timely information on lawn care, in English and Spanish.