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About Us
Map & Directions
Full Tray Discounts
Weekly Special
Business Profile

Organization Memberships
Perennial Plant Association
Proven Winners:
Certified Garden Center
Elko Garden Club:
Program notes from
June 6th visit to
Colorscapes Greenhouse
June 20th, Garden Tour
Nevada Native Plant Society: Website

Availability List Shrubs

Availability List Perennials

Annuals are 40% off

Marvel's Corner
Landscaping by Design
Xeriscape Principles
Site Development
Adding Amendments
Four-Season Gardening
Suggested Reading
Everything Elko Articles
Gardening By Design:
March 2014
A,B, Seed Starting:
April 2014
Annuals, Perennials, and Shrubs...OH MY!:
May 2014
The Language Of Gardening:
June 2014
You're Never Alone In
The Gardens: July 2014
My Favorite Magazine
Some Garden Designs
Frequently Used Terms

In the Gardens

Summer Hours: 10-3 Monday-Saturday, closed on Sunday.

Colorscapes Greenhouse and Nursery specializes in garden and landscape plants for Northern Nevada and has been proudly serving Elko, Spring Creek, Winnemucca, Carlin, Wells, and all points in between since 1991. Although we are not a mail-order greenhouse, we know that many experienced, new to the area, and just getting started gardeners like to come out with a list of possibilities. Our Availability List Pages provide pictures and cultural information about the plants we offer. Thanks go out to our gracious clientele that have continued their support over the years and to new customers that have found their way out. It is always a pleasure to be around happy, smiling people who love to be around plants, enjoy gardening, and share my enthuasium for both.

We offer a 10% discount on a Weekly Special featuring a plant well-suited for planting that week. Our Weekly Special for June 29th-July 4th includes all vines: Clematis, Honeysuckle, and Virginia Creeper.


We also Offer Full Tray Discounts On Perennials
  • 8 Perennials in 6" Pots for the price of 7; Save $8.00
  • 16 Perennials in 4" Pots for the price of 14; Save $8.00
  • 18 Perennials in 3.5" Pots for the price of 16; Save $7.00
    Varieties (except for Clematis) can be mixed to fill all tray sizes.
    Example: 4-4" Nepeta, 4-4" Scabiosa, 4-4" Salvia, and 4-4" Rudbeckia.

  • Garden and landscape projects are a continuous effort to develop and improve our outdoor living spaces. Before and after pictures are a way of remembering the event. Start with a plan, even for those weekend projects, and keep at it to the finish. Basically, any advice I can share about developing a landscape is on our Marvel's Corner Page.


    Landscape progress over the years.


    Driveway expansion project.


    Display area walkway project.

    Our long-term goals continue to be:
  • To educate customers so they can be successful, confident gardeners.
  • To provide healthy plants that are grown in and for this area.

    Colorscapes Greenhouse and Nursery
    Marvel Clyde-Owner