High Plains Landscape Workshop 2016

February 27, 2016, 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT

Organized by Fort Collins Utilities, Larimer County Cooperative Extension, and the Gardens on Spring Creek, High Plains Landscape Workshop is a one-day workshop for homeowners and professionals designed to promote high quality, sustainable landscapes that reflect a sense of place in Colorado's northern Front Range.

Presented by sponsor Fort Collins Nursery, this year's event will take place at the Lincoln Center, and is a fundraiser for the Gardens on Spring Creek.

Our 2016 Speakers include:
(Read more about each presenter and presentation by clicking on their link)

Sam Hagopian, Colorado State University Trial Garden Manager and Master of Science candidate presents: Bring the Science of Plant Trials Home

Roger Heins, former Jackson and Perkins rose breeder presents: Roses for Colorado: Choose & Grow the Best Varieties

Deryn Davidson, Boulder County Extension agent presents: Designing Your Garden for Beauty & Function

Ralph Zentz, City of Fort Collins Forester presents: If Trees Could Talk...

Registration includes light refreshments & morning coffee, lunch catered by Spoons Soups & Salads, silent auction/book sale, and high quality horticulture education. Please view our Refund policy below.

New this year! Spoons Soups & Salads will be providing our lunch, including a GF and vegetarian soup. All guests will be offered their choice of soup, salad, focaccia bread, and a cookie. Lemonade, tea, coffee, and water will be provided.

The conference will be held in the Canyon West room. Registration is 8:00-9:00 and the first speaker begins at 9:00 am.

Cost: $59

How can I register?

  • Online SOLD OUT!
  • Call Us (to be placed on waiting list): (970) 416-2486

Special thanks to the following 2016 HPLW Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor:

Gold Sponsors:

Supporting Sponsors:

  • Garden Thyme
  • Zak George Landscaping
  • Harlequin's Garden

Non-Profit Partners:

  • Audubon Rockies
  • Plant Select
  • CSU Extension - Larimer County
  • Loveland Youth Gardeners
  • Friends of the Gardens on Spring Creek

HPLW Planning Committee: Gardens on Spring Creek, Fort Collins Utilities, Colorado State University Extension in Larimer County, Colorado Master Gardeners in Larimer County

Special Event Refund Policy - 2016
There are no refunds or exchanges on any special event tickets. Tickets will not be replaced if lost, stolen or unused. Tickets are not refunded for any inclement weather, including but not limited to snow, hail, wind, rain, mud, or extreme temperatures. Refunds will not be given for dissatisfaction with any event, as opinions are subjective. Plants purchased at our Spring Plant Sale and Fall Plant Sale are final and will not be refunded. Event ticket purchases are non-transferable to another event or Gardens education class. This policy is applicable for High Plains Landscape Workshop, Spring Plant Sale, Garden a'Fare Wine Dinner & Beer Tour, NoCo Urban Homestead Tour, Halloween Enchanted Garden, and Garden of Lights.

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