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PERC (Plant Environmental Research Center)

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This was nice

Quiet are to get away from it all for a bit. The flowering crabs are in full bloom now. Made for a... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Portland, Maine
Interesting excursion

My first visit to PERC was fantastic. If you want to observe a wide variety of plants, this is for... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2013
Jenny J
Greeley, Colorado, United States
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15 May 2018
“This was nice”
7 Sep 2017
“Lovely gardens with peaceful surroundings (and it is free)”
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Quiet are to get away from it all for a bit. The flowering crabs are in full bloom now. Made for a nice stop and visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

These are not far from the Annual Flower Trial Gardens and are set in a relaxing venue. There is a gazebo where you can meditate or relax. The water fountains are charming. I fell in love with the climbing plants and vines display. This is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 September 2014

This set of gardens, down the street a ways from the better known Annual Flower Trial Gardens, is focused on plant breeding and evaluation in the local climatic conditions. While part is laid out in "display gardens" with examples of a variety of woody plants...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Perennial Environmental Research Center is a hidden gem. Want to get ideas for what works in Colorado gardens? Then swing by, anytime & any day. You can also stroll thru an arboretum at the same location. Did you know that magnolia trees will grow in...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed 24 January 2013

My first visit to PERC was fantastic. If you want to observe a wide variety of plants, this is for you. There were plants whose leaves shriveled up at the touch, mango trees, beautiful orchids, and all kinds of other student projects. There are even...More

Date of experience: December 2012
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