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February 25, 2017

Cheering Up the Winter Garden: Plants for Color, Form, Texture and Wildlife

Course Description:

Colorado winters can feel a bit long to gardeners, but there are so many lovely days during these months, both to be outside and to admire through the windows. The quiet season´s pent-up spring fever is often spent dreaming of floral explosions and food harvests. Let´s plan now to make the winter season better in the garden when it comes around again next year. Get to know and learn how to grow some of the best plants for winter beauty and for helping nourish and shelter creatures through these lean months.

Presented by Lauren Springer Ogden:

Longtime northern Colorado resident and Fort Collins Nursery workshop instructor Lauren Springer Ogden is a designer, author, and plantswoman. She has designed public gardens spaces at the Denver Botanic GardensChatfield Farm, and the Gardens on Spring Creek where she is also on staff. Her home gardens and client work have appeared in books, magazines, and on television. Four of her projects have been awarded  Audubon Rockies’ Habitat Hero certification.

Experience Level: Intermediate – Advanced

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Start:
February 25, 2017 10:00 am
End:
February 25, 2017 12:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
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Cost:
$22

February 25, 2017

Emerald Ash Borer

Course Description:

Emerald ash borer was found in Boulder County in September 2013. This insect is one of the most serious United States forests and urban areas have ever experienced. As of September 2016, emerald ash borer was confirmed in 27 states and two Canadian provinces. Join Alison O’Connor from CSU Extension in Larimer County to learn about the biology and history of the insect, options for homeowners and potential treatment options. Replacement options for ash trees will be included. For the most up-to-date information, visit eabcolorado.com.

Presented by Alison Stoven O’Connor:

Alison Stoven O’Connor is the Colorado State University Extension horticulture agent in Larimer County. She’s been with Extension for twelve years. Alison coordinates the Larimer County Master Gardener program and assists homeowners and industry with horticultural questions. She attended Iowa State University and The Ohio State University, majoring in horticulture, and completed her Ph.D. at Colorado State University in 2014, studying nursery tree production and landscape establishment. In her spare time she enjoys golfing, tending to her backyard chickens and growing giant zucchini for competition.

Experience Level: Beginner – Intermediate

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Start:
February 25, 2017 1:00 pm
End:
February 25, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$18

March 19, 2017

Classic Fairy Gardening

Red_Fairy_Bike_WEBMake something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a little imagination, you can have your very own miniature fantasy world! Choose from common miniature plants including foliage and succulent varieties combined with a selection of mini garden accessories and materials to create your ideal tiny wonderland. These indoor gardens are perfect for anyone, young and old, looking for a touch of magic to add to their home.

This is a hands-on 90 minute class, ideal for parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.)

11:00-12:30pm & 1:30-3:00pm classes available

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Start:
March 19, 2017
End:
March 19, 2017
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$40

March 31, 2017

2017 Perennial Palooza – 50% Off Sale

Spring is here and that means it’s time for our first big Perennial Sale of the season.  Drop by for 3 glorious days of shopping and save 50% off our #1 perennials, including grasses and vines. This is a perfect opportunity to stock up on a wide variety of plants that will add color and life to your gardens and landscapes through the spring and summer months.

Make sure to add Fort Collins Nursery to your To Do list the first weekend of April!

Sale is limited to stock on hand and excludes trees, shrubs & starter sizes.

Start:
March 31, 2017 9:00 am
End:
April 2, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

April 9, 2017

Classic Fairy Gardening

Red_Fairy_Bike_WEBMake something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a little imagination, you can have your very own miniature fantasy world! Choose from common miniature plants including foliage and succulent varieties combined with a selection of mini garden accessories and materials to create your ideal tiny wonderland. These indoor gardens are perfect for anyone, young and old, looking for a touch of magic to add to their home.

This is a hands-on 90 minute class, ideal for parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.)

11:00-12:30pm & 1:30-3:00pm classes available

Click here to register

Start:
April 9, 2017
End:
April 9, 2017
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$40

April 29, 2017

2017 Spring Open House

Join us for our Spring Open House on Saturday, April 29th from 10AM to 4PM.  This is a fun, family event with a little something for everyone.  Adults can take advantage of great deals throughout the day, and kids will enjoy a variety of fun activities.  Please check back as we get closer to the event for an updated list of activities, community partners and specials.

Start:
April 29, 2017 10:00 am
End:
April 29, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, , 80524
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