Low-Water Gardening Made Easy


Garden In A Box offers professionally designed, waterwise garden kits tailor-made for Colorado yards. We take the guesswork out of selecting which plants work well together and we even include plant-by-number maps to help you design your new xeriscape.  When you remove unused areas of thirsty lawn and replace them with our waterwise gardens you can ultimately reduce the amount of water used on your landscape! Apart from being waterwise, these garden kits offer colorful blooms that are sure to attract beneficial pollinators and add curb appeal to your property. 

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The Benefits

Save water easily. Specially selected, low-water perennial plants help you save thousands of gallons of water over the garden’s lifetime compared to a traditional lawn..

Instant curb appeal. Using starter plants and not seeds, Garden In A Box is a quick way to add a pop of color and beauty to your yard.

No green thumbs required. Use the simple plant-by-number maps and the comprehensive printed guide for tips on planting, watering, and seasonal maintenance for an easy and low-maintenance garden.

Attract the “locals”. Your colorful gardens will attract birds and pollinators like butterflies, moths, and bees, helping to provide habitat and nectar for these important species.

Professional design without the cost. Professionally designed for Colorado yards and starting at just $119, there’s no other solution that’s so easy and affordable.

Watch Your Neighbors’ Stories

And see how easy it can be…

Want to learn more?   View our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Get Updates

With our Interest list, we will keep you up to date on our Garden In A Box season! From exclusive early previews and purchasing access, seasonal reminders, and occasional special offers, you’ll be the first to know!

Our monthly email newsletter shares tips and tricks for xeric gardening here on the front range of Colorado. We’ll also keep you up to date on the Garden In A Box program and other water-conserving programs we offer at Resource Central.

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Need help making more room for gardens?

Removing part of your lawn to make space for a sustainable low-water garden doesn’t have to be exhausting or expensive. Leave the heavy lifting to us! Sign up for Resource Central’s Lawn Removal Service. Our team will physically remove and dispose of (compost) 200 square feet or more of maintained lawn for just $2 per square foot. You might even qualify for a discount from your water provider!

We’re here to help!

Check out our Garden In A Box resources page to get you the know-how you need to get you on your way to a new sustainable landscape.

Head over to our new resource WaterWiseYards.org for inspiration, ideas, and stories from your neighbors. Learn the techniques and find resources!

Got questions? Email us at GardenInfo@ResourceCentral.org or call 303-999-3820 ext. 222. We’re happy to help!