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Annual Flower Trial Garden

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Address: 1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone Number: (970) 491-7179
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Just an Undexpected Break

If you have a few minutes to spare just pull off and walk around - I guarantee that unless you hate flowers this will brighten your day

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

If you have a few minutes to spare just pull off and walk around - I guarantee that unless you hate flowers this will brighten your day

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

CSU gives us all a burst of color and inspiration with this garden. It is so popular that it spills over from its primary location to enhance the landscape of the Center for Performing Arts across the street. Gardeners love it for education about new varieties and many just stroll in the color to relax and unwind. Many bees also... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Beautiful, relaxing place to walk around and clear your head and fill it with visions of color. Enjoyed seeing the differences between similar varieties - so many to see and experience!

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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is a wonderful garden to see in the spring, summer and fall. They have on display all flowering plants that will survive in the climate zone of the Fort Collins area. It is part of the Colorado State University Extension Program of Master Gardeners. We like to get a lunch to go and then visit the garden. There is... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Do not go to the garden now. It's done for the season. There's no flowers left. I'm sure it looks nice in the summer. Nothing to see right now though.

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Roscoe, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I like to take picture of the flowers and name tags to save for future reference. The gardens are small, but very accessible.

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56 reviews 56 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We really enjoyed walking thru the garden. Took lots of photos of plants we'd like to have in our yard!

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The first time I saw this place, I told my husband to stop the car at once! It is a wonderful place to visit several times during the growing season. Truly a Zen experience, and a place we bring visitors.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This CSU annual garden is spectacularly beautiful from May through October. It has all annuals labeled. It is organized by variety and color! A spectacular backdrop for photos of any event and a treat for any photographer or lover of color or plants. There are also perennials around the borders and across the street which are also labeled.

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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My sister visited this July and we took her through the gardens because we had been there when we moved here and so enjoyed it. She is an avid gardener and fell in love with all of the gorgeous and different flowers and plants and the work that went into this place.

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