We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Annual Flower Trial Garden

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone Number: (970) 491-7179
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 73 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 59
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Easy to walk through if you have 15 minutes!

right on college avenue (Hwy 287). Gorgeous flowers make a perfect photo backdrop. No need to spend more than 15-50 minutes. Free and easy to find!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
lobsterbacks
,
Colorado
Add Photo Write a Review

73 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Colorado
Level Contributor
35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

right on college avenue (Hwy 287). Gorgeous flowers make a perfect photo backdrop. No need to spend more than 15-50 minutes. Free and easy to find!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Loveland, Colorado
Level Contributor
43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I was expecting to see a much larger garden with all types of plants and flowers. THey do provide good data about what plant do best in our area, but I was surprised that that is all there is.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Fort Collins, Colorado
Level Contributor
32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Fort Collins, Colorado
Level Contributor
33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Level Contributor
50 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boulder, Colorado
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Roscoe, Illinois
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
CO
Level Contributor
56 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Collins, Colorado
Level Contributor
36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Annual Flower Trial Garden also viewed

 

Been to Annual Flower Trial Garden? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Annual Flower Trial Garden

Address: 1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone Number: (970) 491-7179
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Annual Flower Trial Garden staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?