Towering hollyhocks highlight show

The Hollyhocks, a trio of upright flowering stalks sparkling in pink and green LED lights and standing nearly ten feet, highlight this year’s Garden of Lights. Created by local artists Josh Jones & Antonio Vazquez of Gallegos Sanitation, the custom-welded trio of Hollyhocks will glow...

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A Glimpse of Garden of Lights 2016

  • Photo courtesy April Whicker.

Holiday Plant & Gift Sale

Let us help you usher in the holiday season with our Holiday Plant & Gift Sale!

From brilliant red, burgundy, and variegated poinsettias to Christmas cactus, amaryllis, and unique succulent planters, you are sure to find the right specimen to deck your halls. All of our plants are started and lovingly grown right here in our greenhouse.

Our Gift Shop is completely transformed during the holiday season with fun holiday décor and gifts. Visit us during open hours to find just what you need for that friend, family member, or co-worker.

We broke ground!

Gardens Groundbreaking 2017

Coming Soon! Phase 1: Gardens Completion

  • Kinetic sculpture on loan 'Garden Visitor' welcomes guests as they arrive to The Gardens.

'Garden Visitor' takes flight

In anticipation of the new permanent Butterfly House to be constructed at the Gardens on Spring Creek, a colorful kinetic sculpture animated by the wind titled, ‘Garden Visitor,’ was installed at the driveway entrance of The Gardens, 2145 Centre Avenue. This sculpture has been generously offered on loan by local Fort Collins artist, Robert M. Howard...

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Butterflies are coming to Fort Collins!

Big News! The Gardens on Spring Creek & Butterfly Pavilion announced today that they will join forces to construct a permanent butterfly house in Fort Collins.

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Annual Report 2016

2016 marked 12 years for the Gardens on Spring Creek enriching the lives of people and fostering environmental stewardship through horticulture.

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Our Official Sponsors

Special thanks to our Official Sponsors, Eye Center of Northern Colorado, Fort Collins Nursery, Associates in Family Medicine, and Agrium. Their generous support allows us to continue to Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

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2145 Centre Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80526

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Our Hours:

May 1–Sept. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.–Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
noon–5 p.m. Sun.

Oct. 1–Apr. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
(closed Sunday)


Thursday, December 14
No events today.

The Gardens on Spring Creek is the community botanic garden of Fort Collins, Colorado. Visit our display gardens, take a gardening class, enjoy our special events and...Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

Our admission is a suggested donation of $5 per adult and $2 per child. Members enjoy free admission.