The Colorado Front Range has a unique climate, often called High Plains. The low levels of precipitation, high elevation, and late winters have a big effect on the types of plants that will grow in the state – not to mention the Front Range’s soil composition!
We think you shouldn’t have to worry too much about the plants in your yard, so we’ve compiled a few guides to plants and trees that will thrive in the Colorado Front Range’s particular climate. Many of them are native to the high plains or mountains and can withstand drought and cold easily. Other are transplants from around the world that have found a new home near the Rockies.
Find long-lasting plants and trees that can weather the cold and dry of the Colorado Front Range with Green Guys Plant Selection Resources.