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Annual Flower Trial Garden

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Address: 1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
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+1 970-491-7179

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Wonderful display. Great new genetics.

You can spend hours choosing next year's new, but tried and true plants for Colorado climate and soils. Many in pots. A lovely display. Incredible color. Not to be missed.

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Fort Collins, Colorado
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

You can spend hours choosing next year's new, but tried and true plants for Colorado climate and soils. Many in pots. A lovely display. Incredible color. Not to be missed.

Thank msmargaret
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Our son is going to major in horticulture and this was one of the stops on our tour. Absolutely beautiful. Great place to go with younger kids too.

Thank tracicaplan
Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful display of annuals in summer! Walked around while waiting for my CSU student and took some awesome photos. Arts center across the street is a lovely building, with art exhibits. Worth a stop!

Thank Moonlt
Livermore, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

CSU does it every year. A beautiful example of flowers and all planned and tended to by their students. BEAUTIFULK for a stroll.

Thank M Richard M
Canandaigua, New York
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Wonderful gardens to walk around in - there are frequently lots of butterflies and the colors can't be beat! Free and lots of parking nearby - we always visit when we come to Fort Collins. Flowers and plants are sorted by the amount of light and moisture they need - wonderful!

Thank Elizabeth H
Brusly, Louisiana
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We attended a concert here one evening, and came back the next day to view the gardens. Beautiful! If you love flowers, awesome. Even hubby was amazed at the varieties in different flowers.

Thank Valerie B
Gladstone, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stumbled upon this by chance as we were leaving town and I'm so glad we did. Beautiful gardens with lots of ideas for my garden at home.

Thank OregonTraveler7
Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Beautiful, informative gardens kept up by CSU students and Master Gardeners. Was very clean and green! Spent about 45 minutes looking around. FREE!

Thank liznowak34
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

the flowers are outstanding, the colors unbelievable. Such great fun to see and learn. A definite must see for all gardeners. So happy to have been able to see this on another trip to Fort collins.

Thank c0wgirlm0m
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

No trip to FoCo is complete without a walk through the gardens and plants grown by the talented CSU students. Many can be purchased. All can be photographed and enjoyed.

Thank VAD859

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