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Annual Flower Trial Garden

1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
+1 970-491-7179
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Best evaluation of local plants

This is the pinnacle of where to go to see locally adaptable plants for northern Colorado and also... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Terry L
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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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beautiful flowers - many unusual varieties

Great place to stroll and enjoy some beautiful species of annuals and perennials - many varieties I... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Jody A
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Greeley, Colorado
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1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is the pinnacle of where to go to see locally adaptable plants for northern Colorado and also trial plants that might be available for next years planting. The plant's color and layout of the display is pleasing. Very enjoyable site to visit in Fort...More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great place to stroll and enjoy some beautiful species of annuals and perennials - many varieties I hadn't seen before.

Thank Jody A
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Beautiful, they had some flowers called Constellations. They looked like they were splashed/dotted with white paint. Very beautiful. I'd love to go later in the summer, to see them all much bigger.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

They have thousands of flowers planted and labeled with little signs (very helpful) that are being grown to assess their health and beauty.

Thank LMT
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful trial garden. I want to try some at home. I love that they have the names and some in different stages.

Thank Frances B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This trial garden is part of the Colorado State University Plenty of colors make this a must see. Easy off College Rd location make it easy to stop and smell the roses. You can make this a quick stop if you have time to burn...More

Thank 621theresag
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We visit every year. As a couple it was a nice place to just relax, walk around, and look at the beautiful flowers and read about them. With a baby, it was a nice outing to just get out of the house! With a toddler...More

Thank kacorrigan8
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I live in Fort Collins, and drive by this extraordinary spring/summer display several times a week. I also attend concerts (and actually will perform in one tomorrow, as it were) at the Griffin Hall at the University Center for the Arts of CSU, which is...More

Thank Merete C
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visiting this place a few years ago filled me in on what to expect from the commercial plant market in the next few years. This place is gorgeous, and am so glad they made a good use of my former high school's grounds. Some of...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is my favorite place to bring a sack lunch and eat during the later Spring and summer, and even into the early fall. Plenty of benches and few tables, and an abundance of beauty to take in with all of the amazing flowers! There...More

Thank Diane P
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Shayna W
17 February 2017|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's wheelchair accessible. Some views, though, require getting around a foot path on the grounds. For more detail, I would contact their website thru Colorado State University.
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ledu2015
21 September 2016|
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Response from Laurie G | Reviewed this property |
It is free; parking is free, tho it's technically on the Colorado State University campus, so while classes are in session it can be tricky to find a spot. Later in the year, after the snow falls, many of the plants are... More
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