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Gardening Tips for Northern Colorado

February 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Gardening Tips for Northern Colorado

Presented by Alison O’Connor (CSU Extension Horticulture Specialist)


  • Date: Saturday, February 10
  • Doors: 2:15 pm
  • Class: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Tickets: $18
  • Food & drinks will not be provided but you are welcome to bring your own.


Course Description:

Even if you’ve lived here for many years, gardening and landscaping in Colorado poses unique challenges each season. Learn the basics and pick up some helpful tips for growing vegetables, having a healthy lawn, and managing and selecting the best trees and shrubs for your landscape. Despite the various factors that face gardeners, adapting for our climate and conditions can result in beautiful landscapes in Northern Colorado. 


Presented by Alison O’Connor:

Alison Stoven O’Connor is the Colorado State University Extension Horticulture Specialist in Larimer County. She’s been with Extension for nineteen 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 baking delicious treats for friends.


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Important class details (Please read carefully)

COVID-19 Policy

Please stay at home if you are feeling sick or demonstrating any symptoms of COVID-19 or any respiratory illness the day of the presentation or have recently been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. We will happily refund your tickets.

Refund Policy

Please note that refunds can only be accepted up to 1 day in advance of the event. We will make an exception if the attendee cancels due to illness. Refunds are processed through Eventbrite and not directly by Fort Collins Nursery. You must sign into your Eventbrite account to process a refund request. Eventbrite transaction fees are non-refundable.


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Originally published on December 14th, 2023. Updated on January 8th, 2024.


February 10
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Fort Collins Nursery
2121 E. Mulberry St.
Fort Collins, 80524
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