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September 20, 2014

Classic Fairy Gardening

FairyFriends2014_WEBMake something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a touch of fairy dust and whimsy, you can have your very own fairy garden! A tranquil forest scene or a secluded garden set up will be sure to attract fairies, good luck and other miniature wonders. 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, grandparents/grandchildren and anyone young at heart. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, gravel, 5 plants, 3 accessories, and after care instructions. (Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.) 6 spots per class are available. Classes are $35 per spot. Register For This Class Online!

Start:
September 20, 2014 10:00 am
End:
September 20, 2014 11:30 am
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
35.00

September 20, 2014

FOOD TRUCK DAY!

MileHighLobsterShack_LGMile High Lobster Shack‘s owners, former Maine residents, Doug and Nancy Van Reeth are excited to introduce Maine’s most favorite delicacy to Coloradans: the simple lobster roll!

Stop by and check these guys out today!

Start:
September 20, 2014 11:00 am
End:
September 20, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
varies

September 20, 2014

Mini Cacti & Succulent Gardening

DinoGarden2014_WEBDo you need some low maintenance plants and have a sunny spot in your home? Then miniature gardening with cacti and succulents is perfect for you! These plants love bright light, don’t need a lot of water, and don’t take up a lot of space! How much easier can they get? These plants come in a variety of whimsical colors, shapes and sizes and make for an exotic addition to any home. This garden can also be turned into a prehistoric paradise with some dinosaur accessories! Please specify if you would like to make a dinosaur garden.

This is a hands-on 90 minute class that is fun for all ages. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, gravel, 4 plants, 3 accessories, and after care instructions. (Children must be accompanied by an adult. One child per registered adult.) 6 spots per class are available. Classes are $35 per spot. Register For This Class Online!

Start:
September 20, 2014 1:00 pm
End:
September 20, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
35.00

September 24, 2014

Jim’s Sharpening Service 2014

JimSharpeningThis is the last day for sharpening by Jim Stallard Sharpening Service at Fort Collins Nursery for  the 2014 season! Bring your shovels, trowels, spades, hoes, lawn mower blades, knives and scissors.

Start:
September 24, 2014 9:00 am
End:
September 24, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
varies

October 4, 2014

Giant Pumpkin Contest

GiantPumpkinOur Annual Giant Pumpkin Contest is on Saturday,  October 4th this year from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bring your own pumpkins to win cash prizes for the heaviest fruit:

  • 1st Place: $500
  • 2nd Place: $200
  • 3rd Place: $100
  • 4th Place: $50
  • 5th Place: $25

This is a family-friendly event so bring the whole family out for some serious fun! We will have face painting from Best Face Painter, food demonstrations with the International Dutch Oven Society, Cookies & Cider, along with FREE  Unicorn Rides & Pumpkin Bowling for the kids!

It is free to enter, just bring your entry to Fort Collins Nursery Oct. 4th at 10 a.m. to register and weigh-in your pumpkin. One (1) entry per person please. All entries must be received by 1 p.m. Winners will be announced at 2:00 p.m., you must be present to win!

It should be a beautiful autumn day, see you here!

Need growing tips? Check this out: Growing Pumpkins

NOTE: We WILL NOT be judging Giant Sunflowers this year.

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Start:
October 4, 2014 10:00 am
End:
October 4, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

October 4, 2014

FOOD TRUCK DAY!

SilverSeedThe Silver Seed  and Mile High Lobster Shack will be here today! 

The Silver Seed sources their food as locally as physically possible, working to reconnect their patrons with the great people that cultivate their food.  

Mile High Lobster Shack‘s owners, former Maine residents, Doug and Nancy Van Reeth are excited to introduce Maine’s most favorite delicacy to Coloradans: the simple lobster rollMileHighLobsterShack_LG

Stop by and check these guys out today!

Start:
October 4, 2014 11:00 am
End:
October 4, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
varies

October 12, 2014

Extended Education: Bulbs – Dig & Drop in Fall, for Color Explosion in Spring

CortneyMooreA little planning and work in the less hectic fall gardening season leads to beautiful rewards in spring. We will look at different types of bulbs for maximum impact in the landscape. Other highlights include; preparing the soil for planting, the best food to get your bulbs bloomin’ and tips to take the back breaking work out of digging all those holes. Join us as we explore the wonderful world of bulbs.Get gardening tips from Cortney on her website, at www.mooregarden.com.

Register Here!

Start:
October 12, 2014 1:00 pm
End:
October 12, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$15.00

October 18, 2014

Classic Fairy Gardening

FairyFriends2014_WEBMake something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a touch of fairy dust and whimsy, you can have your very own fairy garden! A tranquil forest scene or a secluded garden set up will be sure to attract fairies, good luck and other miniature wonders. 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, grandparents/grandchildren and anyone young at heart. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, gravel, 5 plants, 3 accessories, and after care instructions. (Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.) 6 spots per class are available. Classes are $35 per spot. Register For This Class Online!

Start:
October 18, 2014 10:00 am
End:
October 18, 2014 11:30 am
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
35.00

October 18, 2014

Festive Fall Fairy Gardening

Make something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, miniature accessories, fun fall decor and whimsy, you can have your very own festive fall fairy garden! A spooky graveyard scene or a tranquil autumn garden is sure to bring joy to every ghoul and boy. 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, grandparents/grandchildren and anyone young at heart. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, gravel, 5 plants, 3 accessories, and after care instructions. (Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.) 6 spots per class are available. Classes are $35 per spot. Register For This Class Online!

Start:
October 18, 2014 1:00 pm
End:
October 18, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
35.00

November 15, 2014

Classic Fairy Gardening

FairyFriends2014_WEBMake something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a touch of fairy dust and whimsy, you can have your very own fairy garden! A tranquil forest scene or a secluded garden set up will be sure to attract fairies, good luck and other miniature wonders. 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, grandparents/grandchildren and anyone young at heart. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, gravel, 5 plants, 3 accessories, and after care instructions. (Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.) 6 spots per class are available. Classes are $35 per spot. Register For This Class Online!

Start:
November 15, 2014 10:00 am
End:
November 15, 2014 11:30 am
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
35.00
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