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Annual Flower Trial Garden

1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
+1 970-491-7179
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A nice outing

We visit every year. As a couple it was a nice place to just relax, walk around, and look at the... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Fort Collins, Colorado
Amazing plant experiments

I live in Fort Collins, and drive by this extraordinary spring/summer display several times a week... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Merete C
Fort Collins
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1401 Remington Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525
+1 970-491-7179
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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
Reviewed 28 March 2017

parking can be a challenge-- Flowers will not be ready till June-- August is prime! talk to the students working there to get the low- down-- Flowers of all types- new ones that one would not grow in zone 4-5- Too bad CSU does not...More

Thank radocarsnowplow
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is the place to be for flower and plant lovers. Check out the trial gardens for ideas for your own yard, or just enjoy the vivid colors.

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

At peak season - June thru Sept - you will see many varieties of flowers and plants installed and being tested for their capacity to thrive in our climate. Beautiful and a great place to take those older visitors who love flowers and gardening. Afterward,...More

Thank Lesli S
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The title says it all. Stop, smell the roses, panseys, petunias and all the wonderful varieties of flowers that grow in CO! It's free, it's beautifl and it's worth a stop!

Thank horsebackbeachlover
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The trail gardens are not only simply beautiful, they can be an education in itself. It's a wonderful place in the middle of the city to take a stroll and relax while you enjoy the beauty of all colors of flowers! I've gone there many...More

Thank ExploringWorlds22
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Loved this place full of flowers, colors, and peace. A must stop in Fort Collins! Easy to get in your bicycle when sightseeing

Thank MCSilvaEcuador
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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.
20 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