Holiday Video Teaser

For the past several months we have been working with Front Range Media to start compiling video for a series of television commercials that will air beginning in spring of 2020. Here is a quick video teaser that showcases some of our festive holiday products. Enjoy!

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Get to the Gardens!

By Jesse Eastman If you love plants and live in Northern Colorado or Southern Wyoming, then like me, you are incredibly fortunate. We’ve got direct access to outstanding outdoor adventures, including the Poudre Canyon, Pawnee Buttes, Vedawoo, and the Snowy Range. We’ve got more days of sun than Florida, the “Sunshine State.” Most importantly, we’ve […]

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No such thing as “gardening season”

by Jesse Eastman Originally published September, 2014 This time of year I often hear the phrase “gardening season is almost over.” I hear it from friends, family, customers, and employees. Daylight is beginning its retreat as we slowly march into autumn, nights are cooler, and even the leaves are beginning to change colors before they […]

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The Hopefulness of Bulbs

By Jesse Eastman, Owner & General Manager “I long for the bulbs to arrive, for the early autumn chores are melancholy, but the planting of bulbs is the work of hope and always thrilling.” – May Sarton Like a time-worn leaf drifting lazily down to the ground, I feel myself drifting into autumn feeling the […]

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Bouquet in a Garden: Flowers for Cutting

Within the nursery industry, we often scoff at the idea of buying someone a bouquet. “Why give someone dead flowers when you could give them a plant that will flower every year?” we ask, smugly congratulating ourselves for being so clever. At the same time, we relish that pleasant rush we feel when someone hands […]

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Supporting Our Community Through Music

Close your eyes and picture this: a mild evening, the sweet smell of flowers mingling with the tantalizing smell of grilled bratwurst, a cold beer in your hand, and the sound of live music bubbling forth as the band on stage erupts into song. This is the scene you’ll find at our Rock Garden Concert […]

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It’s (Probably) Not Dead Yet!

This is the time of year when plant life is bursting forth everywhere you look – crabapples are blooming, tulips are on full display, and it seems like everything is turning green. With so much happening, it’s easy to assume that any plants that are not yet showing signs of life are dead, having succumbed […]

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5 gardening projects to get started this May

By Melissa Leavenworth April showers bring May flowers, along with plenty of other opportunities for gardens and landscapes. There are plenty of outdoor projects for beginners and veterans alike that the Fort Collins Nursery can help you start this May. While the last freeze typically hits Northern Colorado around Mothers Day, you shouldn’t be deterred […]

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Our Business is Growing!

Fort Collins Nursery can trace its roots back to the early 1930s, originally named Kinghorn Nursery, and a fair sight smaller than it is today. Through the decades, the business has morphed and grown, passing hands from one owner to the next, moving from west Fort Collins to its current location on East Mulberry Street, […]

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