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Garden In A Box


Reduce water use and upgrade your landscape the easy way.

Do-it-yourself kits from Resource Central come with 15 to 30 starter plants, a comprehensive Plant and Care Guide, and one to three plant-by-number maps.

Regardless of expertise, you can save water and beautify your landscape with these affordable gardens.

How To Order Garden In A Box

How To Order Garden In A Box

In partnership with Nature in the City, we support the Garden In A Box program by offering a limited number of discounts to our customers.

To start your journey to a low-water landscape, follow the steps below:

For more information, call 303-999-3820 ext. 222 or visit Resource Central.

Learn about additional rebates, workshops and water-saving opportunities available through Utilities' Xeriscape Incentive Program. Represent an HOA or business? Be sure to check out how the new commercial xeriscape program can help you.

I don't get water from Fort Collins Utilities. Can I still buy a box?

Yes, anyone can purchase a Garden In A Box at full price. Your water provider may offer a limited number of $25 discounts on boxes. Be sure to check the list of participating providers.

I live in Fort Collins. Am I eligible for a discount?

Your water provider may offer a limited number of $25 discounts on boxes. Not sure which water district? Use this map.

When and where do I pick up my garden?

You will receive pickup location and confirmation from Resource Central, following your purchase.

Why plant native plants?

The Naturally Native box was designed with our local pollinators in mind. Native plants work together to feed and play host to numerous varieties of bees, butterflies and more. They thrive in our climate and promote environmental stewardship. Learn more about the Naturally Native box.

How do I purchase a box?

Visit the Resource Central website.

I just purchased a box and need to adjust my order. Who do I contact?

Contact Resource Central directly at 303-999-3820 x222.