Trees, Shrubs & Perennials for Colorado

State Tree:

  • Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens 'Glauca')

State Flower:

  • Rocky Mountain Columbine (Aquilegia caerulea)

USDA Growing Zones in Colorado:

  • 4, 5, 6 & 7

Choosing Trees & Shrubs for Your Colorado Landscape

Visit Nature Hills Nursery to find Colorado trees and shrubs that will make backyards, gardens and public fields bloom. There are several distinct growing regions of Colorado, including the Eastern Plains, the Front Range and the Eastern Rocky Mountains. We provide the tools you need, such as our USDA Plant Zone Map, to select plants most likely to thrive in your region.


You can shop for Colorado plants by category or browse our bestsellers. Categories such as Flowering Trees, Fast-Growing Trees and Roses offer a variety of solutions to suit your gardening goals. If you’re new to planting or are struggling with ideas, our best-selling Colorado trees, shrubs and perennials are a great place to start. These are plants that order residents adore for a variety of reasons, whether they be the intensity of the Autumn Blaze® Red Maple or the fragrant scent of the Common Purple Lilac. Click on a product to find details about its mature size, soil requirements and other planting information.


Since 2001, Nature Hills Nursery has been a family-owned and operated leader providing Coloradans with all their planting needs. We offer a full product guarantee to replace any plant that is damaged in transit or dies within the first year. Call or use Instant Chat to speak with an expert about your unique landscape situation.