About NativeRoots

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far has created 7 blog entries.

We Have Wood Pellets

Native Roots is offering high quality Woodscape pellets that are comprised of both hard & soft wood. These pellets are produced in Utah, are 100% natural, and are environmentally friendly! They burn hotter and produce less ash than most other wood pellets that are currently on the market. For more information, visit

By |November 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on We Have Wood Pellets

About Native Roots Garden Center

Native Roots Garden Center has been helping people with their gardens and landscapes since 2004. Our experienced staff can help you select the right plants for your project from the thousands of varieties we carry, most of which we grow ourselves in Bayfield and Durango. We are a complete, year round garden center that prides […]

By |November 3rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Health Benefits of Houseplants

Photo Credit: Shutterstock

According to the American Society of Horticultural Science, the quality of air indoors is quickly becoming an important health concern, “particularly in the United States and other developed countries where people may spend up to 90 percent of their time indoors.” The good news is there is an easy and decorative way to influence our indoor air quality- houseplants. Houseplants do more than look good in your home or office; they are busy filtering our air. In addition to tending to their own needs, plants offer us a lot of benefits too. Wondering about incorporating plants into your home or office? Native Roots in Durango, Colorado is here to give you the scoop on the benefits of houseplants!


By |June 16th, 2016|Tips, Suggestions & Ideas|Comments Off on The Health Benefits of Houseplants

How to Start your Garden

Now that spring is almost here, it’s time to start your garden! Sadly, starting a garden is not quite as simple as throwing the seeds down. Depending on what geographical region you live in, and what vegetables you plan to grow, you’ll have to make a plan to start the seeds and determine when to […]

By |March 22nd, 2016|Tips, Suggestions & Ideas|Comments Off on How to Start your Garden

10 Easy-to-Grow Houseplants

Living in Durango, CO comes with many benefits. We are able to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities all year round, whether it’s mountain biking in the summer or skiing in the winter. However, this lifestyle can come at the sacrifice of other hobbies that we might enjoy. One of these is being able to […]

By |December 16th, 2015|Tips, Suggestions & Ideas|Comments Off on 10 Easy-to-Grow Houseplants

Fall Soil Building with Native Roots Compost

Native Roots and Durango Compost have teamed up and now offer locally made composted mulch. Crafted with Durango’s soil conditions in mind, this composted mulch offers a balanced level of organic material that will improve any soil. As the saying goes, ‘happy soil makes for happy plants.’

Removes  two items from the waste stream-  wood waste and beer […]

By |September 12th, 2012|Recent News|0 Comments

Planning your garden

If you are planning your first garden there are many elements to consider:

Test your soil before you plant so amendments can be added before you plant. You can have your soil tested any time during the year. Go to the extension office at 2500 Main Ave. (Fairgrounds). They have bags for your soil with instructions […]

By |June 10th, 2011|Recent News|0 Comments