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Shop Local: Holiday Plants & Gifts at The Gardens

Released on Monday, November 20, 2017
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    Poinsettia & Amarylis. (Photo April Whicker)
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    Cyclamen (Photo April Whicker)
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    Unique gifts and decor. (Photo April Whicker)

FORT COLLINS – The Gardens on Spring Creek, 2145 Centre Avenue, ushers in the season with its annual Holiday Plant & Gift Sale open now through the month of December. Beautiful botanicals all grown in The Gardens' greenhouse include vibrant poinsettias, amaryllis, Christmas cactus, cyclamen, paperwhites, and unique succulents are available for sale. Prices range from $7-$16.

A fully stocked Gift Shop at The Gardens offers unique, botanically-inspired gift items to browse and shop. Annual memberships to The Gardens are also available for your gift giving. Shopping hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. (beginning Dec. 2); and Sunday (beginning Dec 3), 5-9 p.m.

All proceeds of the Holiday Plant and Gift Sale benefit the horticulture and education programs offered at the Gardens on Spring Creek. For more information about the sale and the Gardens on Spring Creek, please visit or call 970.416.2486.

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About the Gardens on Spring Creek: The Gardens on Spring Creek is the community botanic garden of Fort Collins, Colorado. The 18-acre site opened in May 2004 as part of a vital public/private partnership between the city of Fort Collins and the Friends of the Gardens on Spring Creek. The Gardens includes a Plant Select® Demo Garden, Children’s Garden, Garden of Eatin’, Rock Garden, Sustainable Backyard, and Xeric Strip. The Gardens supports school and community garden outreach programs, offers a school field trip program and youth summer camps; provides year-round educational programs for all ages; and hosts several special events. In 2016, The Gardens hosted 65,000 visitors. Learn more about the botanical gardens at