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2021 Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off
October 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us for Fort Collins Nursery’s 13th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off on Saturday, October 9th. We are an officially sanctioned contest site for the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth which brings a whole new level of competition and some truly staggering entries! Growers will compete for $5,400 in cash prizes and awards in multiple prize categories. Event […]
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Extend vegetable season
Harvest time will start slowing down, but the taste for fresh vegetables never really wanes. Extend your veggie harvest with cold crops. Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, kohlrabi and kale do great with cooler weather conditions. Some will even withstand frost or snow with the right protections such as mulching, row covers or using cold frames. […]
We generally think of spring – a time of new growth and life – as the time to plant everything including trees & shrubs. However, cooler temperatures make fall an excellent time to plant. The soil is warmer than in the spring, and many of us actually have more time to devote to planting trees […]
Spotlight on Loveland Youth Gardeners
By Dan Booth Over the years, Fort Collins Nursery has had the honor of working with and supporting many wonderful non-profit organizations in Northern Colorado. One of these groups is the Loveland Youth Gardeners whose mission is to empower youth facing challenges to cultivate life/work skills, environmental stewardship, and community service. The Loveland Youth Gardeners […]