Jan and Jim Gulley began their business in 1975 growing blue spruce and columbine plants in their backyard on Sherwood Street across from Colorado State University. Jim Gulley grew up in the horticultural business, his father owned a carnation greenhouse in Denver. Jan Gulley has an horticultural degree from CSU and enjoys growing plants. Today, Gulley Greenhouse is a multigenerational business. Jim Gulley is the builder, and has built by hand the majority of the buildings on our property. Jan Gulley is the head grower and her commitment and expertise shows in the quality of the plants that we grow and sell. Beth, the couple’s eldest daughter, is in charge of wholesale operations. Jamie, the youngest daughter, is in charge of the retail store.
Gulley Greenhouse moved to their present location in 1980 and Gulley Greenhouse & Garden Center began retail sales in May 1981. In 1992, Gulley Greenhouse became incorporated and currently employs 80-100 people year round.
At Gulley Greenhouse we have 3 main Divisions.
Our Garden Center serves gardeners in Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska, 80% of the plants that we sell at our Garden Center are grown right in our backyard. We carry houseplants and tropical plants from Florida and California growers. Visit our Garden Center Page to learn more.
Our Wholesale Department sells our products to local landscaping businesses, shopping centers, and retailers in Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska. We carry a wide selection of finished plants from annuals and perennials to edibles and roses. Visit our Wholesale Page to learn more.
Our Young Plants Department produces millions of plants per year. We produce plants from cuttings, seeds, roots and bulbs right in our Fort Collins facilities. We also supply plants to nationwide growers and we custom grow many varieties of plants for our customers. Visit our Young Plants Page to learn more.
Gulley Greenhouse began with 2 greenhouses from a carnation range from Jim’s Father. As of 2015, there are 180,000 sq. ft. of cold frames and 90,000 sq. ft of heated greenhouses. Gulley Greenhouse, Inc. currently produces over 1000 perennial, 100 herb, and 650 annual varieties. The quantities sold are over 200,000 gallon perennials, 25,000 roses, 500,000 2 ½” perennials and herbs, and 5 million plugs.
Gulley Greenhouse Plant Products & Programs include:
- Perennial Finished Plants
- Young Plants for Producers
- Annual Finished Plants
- Plant Select Program Plants
- Finished Roses
- Custom Containers & Hanging Baskets
- Jeepers Creepers Groundcovers
- Fairy & Miniature Gardening Plants
- Herbs, Vegetables & Small Fruits
- Custom grown plants
At Gulley Greenhouse we take pride in what we do, and it is reflected in the great quality product that we grow for our customers. We are committed to improving the environment through plants and garden products. We want to be the best we can be. To support this philosophy, our shared values are teamwork, excellence and community support. We set the bar for community involvement by supporting charitable organizations through a wide variety of fund-raisers and sponsorships. Rooted in the Fort Collins community for nearly 40 years, Gulley Greenhouse leads the way in outstanding service, quality plants and knowledgeable staff dedicated to brightening the community and the world one plant at a time.
At Gulley Greenhouse we offer our customers
- Quality Grown Plants
- Environmental Commitment
- New & Innovative Plants
- Customer Satisfaction
- Community Support
- Knowledgeable Staff
- Locally Owned & Operated
If you are looking for a dynamic and rewarding career, come and talk to us about the many ways you can join Gulley Greenhouse & Garden Center in Fort Collins Colorado.
Gulley Greenhouse and Garden Center is a company with over 40 years in business in Northern Colorado. It grows and produces many annuals, perennials, roses and vegetables here in Fort Collins, Colorado.
In our greenhouses you will learn the beautiful art of the “Green Industry”. From propagating and dividing plants to helping our customers choose the right plant for their location, the job options are varied. Whether you choose to join our Wholesale division or help our local customers at our Garden Center, Gulley Greenhouse will help you increase your plant knowledge.
We have a spot for you, download, fill out and bring us your job application or contact us today to find out more information.
Our Job Positions Include
At Gulley Greenhouse you will learn the basics and more about growing and caring for plants. You will be working in a farm environment relating with our plants, customers and employees.
We offer different job positions throughout the year. However, our largest hiring process happens during late winter/early spring.
Below you will find some basic information about our job positions as well as the positions we have to offer. We hope your job search is successful.
If you are interested in working with us, please download, fill it out and bring us your job application.
Some of our job positions include and are not limited to:
- Plants and Flowers Producer
- Wholesale Plant Order Puller
- Garden Center Customer Service
- Garden Center Cashier
- Wholesale Sales and Customer Service
- Drivers (Not CDL Required)
- Plant Growers
- Greenhouse Maintenance
- Order Entering
- Office Assistant
Job Positions Available
At Gulley Greenhouse we take pride in what we do, and it is reflected in the great quality product that we grow and deliver to our customers.
We are looking for committed individuals who will enjoy hard work and team effort. Look at our current work positions available below.
At Gulley Greenhouse we are always looking for job applicants. If you are interested in joining our team, please fill out and submit our job application.