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How to Make Four Types of Gardens Thrive at a Mile High

Gardening in Denver can be a daunting endeavor. But with a little patience and careful planning, all kinds of plants can flourish in local yards. We asked the pros to share their tips and tricks for kicking off your ideal garden.


Thanks to 300 days of sunshine, little rainfall, and a semiarid climate, gardening in the Mile High City can be a daunting endeavor. But with a little patience and careful planning, flowers, shrubs, veggies, herbs, trees, grasses, and more can flourish in any Denverite’s yard. Here, we bring you a guide to kicking off your ideal garden.

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