Choose an expert, get the best
Looking for a place or person to help bring your landscape to life? Choosing a knowledgeable partner is the key to a beautiful end result. The people and companies listed here are Colorado Certified Nursery Professionals (CCNP), so they know just what you need to flourish as a Colorado gardener.
Why go with a certified pro?
Choosing a Colorado Certified Nursery Professional, or CCNP, means choosing the best gardening experts. These self-identified plant nerds are dedicated nursery and greenhouse professionals with a true passion for plants. CCNP Certification requirements include:
Passing a rigorous half-day exam with a score of 75 percent or better in each area.
Completing a minimum of 2,000 hours of verifiable employment with a Colorado registered nursery, garden center, landscape contractor, or an allied industry.
Holding specialized knowledge in four key product/service areas: perennials, trees, shrubs, and landscape design.
Obtaining recertification every three years, at which point the above steps are repeated.