May 12, 2015: Lecture Series – “Perennials and Grasses and Shrubs. Oh My! Plants for 2015″

Presented by Allen Johnson,

Colorado Technical University, Room 258 at 7:00 p.m (click map link below)

A discussion about interesting and hopefully unique to you herbaceous perennials that will be available at the 2015 HAS Plant Sale. Things covered include deer-resistance, water needs and exposure.  HAS Annual Plant Sale is May 15, 16, & 17.

Allen is a native of Colorado Springs and has been active in the green industry for the last 10 years, working at a local wholesale nursery specializing in growing perennials, ground covers and ornamental grasses. In the pursuit of expanding his knowledge, he became and has been an active Colorado Master Gardener volunteer since 2007. In 2013, he became a Colorado Certified Nursery Professional, a Colorado green industry certification. He has been a member of HAS since 2012 and has been on the HAS Board since 2013.

 Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7:00 p.m. Room 258
Colorado Technical University
4435 North Chestnut (map). 


May 18-20, 2012: Here Comes the Gigantic Annual Plant Sale!

HAS plant sale

Everyone is welcome at this popular plant sale, featuring many native, xeric and heirloom plants that are hard to find anywhere else!

Come shop from the hundreds of varieties of perennials, annuals and drought-hardy plants. We’ll also have many varieties of organic heirloom vegetables.

When and Where:
Friday and Saturday 9:00 to 5:00
and Sunday 10:00 to 2:00 (note the shortened Sunday hours this year)
at the
Demonstration Garden (Cache la Poudre and Glen Ave.).

Plant Lists
These lists represent plants we’ve ordered to have available at the sale. Unfortunately, sometimes we don’t get everything we want (for a variety of reasons – propagation failure, etc). But most of these plants will be available – come early for best selection! :
2012 Plant Sale Perennials, Shrubs, Etc.

2012 Poster
Want to help us publicize the sale? Click on the little poster for a larger, printable version to share. (Warning, since this is a print quality 8″ x 10″ graphic, the file size is somewhat large – 1 MB – and may take a minute to load and to print.) Thanks for your help!