Below are some excellent resources for tips and tricks to improve your Fort Collins or Loveland landscaping. Demonstration gardens are a great place to get ideas for your yard that you know will work in the Fort Collins and Loveland landscaping climate. Xeriscape gardening is a great way to decrease your water usage, there are multiple demonstration gardens in northern Colorado that can help you with ideas. Also, please refer to the blog page.
Demonstration Gardens in Northen Colorado:
Gardens on Spring Creek
2145 Centre Ave. Fort Collins, CO
Fort Collins’ Horticulture Center – many styles of gardens
Service Center Xeriscape Garden
200 North Wilson Avenue, Loveland
Conservation Gardens at Northern Water
220 Water Avenue Berthoud, Colorado
The garden has some interesting features, such as a self-guided cell phone tour.
University of Northern Colorado Xeriscape Garden
17th Avenue and Reservoir Road
The Treasure Island Demonstration Garden
Off of South Seventh Street in Windsor, about a half mile south of the intersection of Seventh Street and Eastman Park Drive. Turn into the garden at Laku Lake Road.
Plant Select demonstration area.
Jeff Patterson Xeriscape Garden
Corner of First St. and Washington Ave. Loveland, CO