Soils

Soils

To many, soil is just dirt. At O'Toole's, we understand that soil is the elixir of life! By definition, soil is the mixture of minerals, organic matter, gases, liquids, and countless organisms that live just under the surface. This mixture provides the necessary natural nutrients to your plants in order to give them a stable foundation on which to grow. We also understand that Colorado has a unique terrain that can require different soil classifications depending on your neighborhood and what sort of planting you are planning on.

Soil is important and that's why O'Toole's carries only the best brands of soils for our customers. See a few of our soil options listed below and visit your local O'Toole's Garden Centers location to get the soil you need today!


Colorado's Choice

Colorado's Choice Top Soil

Top Soil

Top Soil is great all-purpose fill dirt. It can be used for filling in low spots in the garden, correcting lawn grades or building up raised beds.

Colorado's Choice Cow & Compost

Cow and Compost

A robust mixture of compost and aged and screened dairy cow manure, Cow and Compost adds organic material to your soil and is great for use around flowers and vegetables or for top dressing your lawn. Cow and Compost is locally produced and 100% organic.

Colorado's Choice Potting Soil

Potting Mix

Colorado’s Choice Potting Soil is the best value for container planting. It can be used for any kind of transplanting, indoors or outdoors, and can even be used as a seed starter. It contains Spaghnum Peat Moss, Fir Bark, Compost and Perlite to create a light soil mix with good drainage.

Colorado's Choice B.O.S.S.

Colorado's Choice BOSS

The soil amendment that we recommend most is Colorado’s Choice B.O.S.S. (Bio Organic Soil Supplement). B.O.S.S. is made here in Colorado and it’s ideal for Colorado soils.  B.O.S.S. is a rich, organic mixture of peat moss and EKO compost, fortified with mycorrhiaze. To learn more about B.O.S.S. please visit the B.O.S.S. page.


Bark & Mulch

Bark mulch can be used as a decorative groundcover and so much more!  Mulching around the plants in your garden will help the soil retain moisture, keep weeds down, protect roots and boosts the health of your soil.  Our bark mulch comes in a variety of sizes including  Small, Medium, Large, Mini Nuggets, Soil Pep and Western Red Cedar


More Soils

Fox Farm Soils

FoxFarm is a family business dedicated to producing the finest quality garden products available anywhere. All formulas are handcrafted in small batches and are packed rich organic ingredients and microbes to replenish the soil, lift the human spirit, and beautify the Earth, naturally.

EKO SOILS

EKO Soils are made right here in Colorado and have been since 1977. EKO Products help promote rich organic soil, vigorous root growth, water infiltration and drainage, and PH balance. EKO improves the soil’s physical, chemical and biological health. Bark mulch can be used as a decorative groundcover and so much more!  Mulching around the plants in your garden will help the soil retain moisture, keep weeds down, protect roots and boosts the health of your soil.  Our bark mulch comes in a variety of sizes including Small, Medium, Large, Mini Nuggets, Soil Pep and Western Red Cedar.

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Christmas Trees

Get your fresh cut tree today!

We fresh-cut each tree before loading up your vehicle to help your tree absorb plenty water in order to stay green well beyond Dec. 25

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Wreaths

Now Available!

Decor with the smell of evergreen will bring back memories of Christmases past!

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Garland

All Natural Decor

All natural garland is available by the yard. The perfect holiday decor!

Gift Cards

For Gardeners

O'Toole's Gift Cards are the perfect gift for the gardener in your life. Get yours now at either store!

Chris Ibsen

Store Manager – Littleton

Over 30 years with O’Toole’s! A true gardening  expert! Email Chris Favorite plant: Evergreen

Santa’s Rockin’ Around the Christmas Trees

Saturday Dec. 10 from 1-3pm. Meet Santa and enjoy live music and free hot cocoa. Plus, 25% off your total purchase all day.*

O'Toole's Staff
Apple Valley Greenhouse

Many of our annuals come from Apple Valley Greenhouse in Penrose Colorado. Apple Valley sources beautiful annuals from around the world and plants them in Colorado so they can deal with our unique climate. Video Tour!

Giving Tree

We’ve teamed up with the Notre Dame Club of Denver to give Christmas gifts to needy children. Customers pick a wish ornament, purchase and wrap the gift, and return both to the store by Dec. 12. Santa’s Helpers will distribute the gifts to some very happy little boys and girls!

Tips on Planting Bulbs for the winter

O’Toole’s has a great variety of bulbs. Click for tips on planting bulbs in the winter.

Littleton Garage Sale

All items must go at our Littleton location! We’re selling all the store fixtures, tools, wood, garden decor, office supplies, garden stones and pavers, trailers and more. 9/21-9/23 from 12-6pm.

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