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Monday, January 4, 2016

Registration open for Native Landscaping Conference!


Landscaping with Colorado Native Plants – the first conference of its kind in Colorado!

  • Saturday, March 12, 2016, 8am – 5pm
  • Location: The Ranch Events Center / Larimer County Fairgrounds, Thomas M. McKee 4-H, Youth & Community Building
  • Cost: $90*, student cost: $45 with valid student ID
  • Register here:

Keynote Speaker

  • Susan Tweit of Salida, CO
  • The Ditch and the Meadow: How Native Plants and Gardeners Revived a Neighborhood and Changed the Culture of a Town

Breakout Sessions

You will be able to attend three of the following sessions:

Virtual Garden Tours (everyone will be able to attend all of them)

The following people will showcase their native gardens:
  • Carol English and Dave Elin: rock garden, Morrison
  • Mimi amd Larry Elmore: Wild By Design, Lyons
  • Jan & Charlie Turner: residential garden, Golden
  • Rick Brune: prairie garden, Lakewood
  • Kenton Seth: Paintbrush Gardens, rain-powered landscape, Grand Junction
Lunch, drinks and snacks are provided with your registration fee. We will have vendor booths available during registration, lunch and breaks.

Please go here for more information and to register:


Premier Sponsor:
Loveland Water & Power 

Event Sponsor:
Audubon Rockies
Ft. Collins Nursery
Wildland Restoration Volunteers

Interested in being a sponsor or vendor? Contact us and include company contact information.


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