Fort Collins Nursery is a year-round, locally-owned garden center with the region's best selection of quality plants and gardening supplies since 1932.

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September 23, 2017

Orchid Obsession- Orchid Show- CANCELLED

Orchid Obsession- Orchid Show- CANCELLED

Due to scheduling conflicts we will be cancelling this year’s Orchid Obsession event.  We apologize for this but we look forward to bringing back this great event in... Read more

October 14, 2017 10:00 am

2017 Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off & Fall Jamboree

2017 Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off & Fall Jamboree

Fort Collins Nursery’s 9th Annual Giant Pumpkin Contest will be moving to Saturday, October 14th. For the 3rd year, we are an officially sanctioned contest site for the Great Pumpkin... Read more

November 18, 2017 10:00 am

Holiday Open House 2017

Holiday Open House 2017

Join Fort Collins Nursery for our annual Holiday Open House, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18. Enjoy holiday music and treats as you shop for the perfect live or... Read more

Seasonal Products

Houseplants

Houseplants

Fall is near and it’s time to restock our greenhouse with more beautiful plants. We’re expecting a large shipment of houseplants sometime between September 11-13* and we couldn’t be more excited about this order! You’ll find many of your favorites plus some new and unusual varieties we’ll be carrying for the very first time. Our... continue reading

Fall Pansies

Fall Pansies

Summer may be gone but that doesn’t mean you have to give up on having colorful flowers in your garden! Pansies are hardy in cool weather, and are a great way to add color to your garden beds and patio containers throughout the fall season. They grow best when night temperatures are below 65 F,... continue reading

Featured Products

Japanese Maple Starter Bonsai

Japanese Maple Starter Bonsai

We have just received our largest selection of Japanese Maple cultivars to date in dwarf and semi-dwarf sizes. Japanese Maple are grown worldwide for their attractive forms, leaf shapes, and spectacular colors. Japanese Maples have many characteristics that make them practical options for container potting and bosai. They have smaller root systems than many plants... continue reading

Bulbs

Bulbs

Gardening, like many things in life, is all about planning ahead. The bulbs you plant this fall will lie dormant through the winter months before producing those delicate pretty flowers that push through the melting snow and usher in spring. We have received our first batch of bulbs for the season and they are ready... continue reading

Nursery Blog

When a Plant is More Than Just a Plant

When a Plant is More Than Just a Plant

By Jesse Eastman At its core, a plant is a carbon-based solar powered machine that exists to pass on its genes. As humans, we add a degree of utility to that definition, seeing opportunities in plants for food, shelter, and beauty. Unfortunately, this is where many people stop, but I believe there is another dimension,... continue reading

From the kitchen to the garden

From the kitchen to the garden

By Kathy Reid Originally published October 2014 I learned the phrase from my mother: “Garbage is gold.” The garbage she refers to isn’t just any old thing that ends up in the trash can. Her “gold” is the scraps that accumulate in the kitchen from the not-so-perfect leaves of lettuce to the stringy orange carrot... continue reading