Low-Water Gardening Made Easy
Whether it’s that dying section of yellowing lawn, those tricky areas of water-thirsty grass, or that endless patch of unsightly weeds – we all have that secret yard shame. You’ve decided that this is the year you’ll finally get your yard in shape – but how can you get the gorgeous, colorful garden you want without doubling your already costly summer water bill?
Professional designs, expert advice
This spring, keep that promise to yourself with Garden In A Box. With just a click, you can order a xeric (low-water) garden kit in March that’s ready to pick up and plant in May. These professionally designed gardens are tailored to Colorado soil, and the simple plant-by-number maps take the guesswork out of buying and planting. With Garden In A Box you’ll be on the fast track to a water-wise garden in no time, and your blooms will be the envy of the neighborhood for years to come.
Keep money in your pocket (not on your lawn)
Best of all, Garden In A Box makes it super easy to save. Each garden kit can help conserve around 1,000 gallons of water compared to a traditional grass lawn! Plus, there’s the extra time you save now that you’re spending less time watering, mowing and weeding your lawn. Win. Win. Win.
Save more – apply your discount!
Starting at just $110, there’s a Garden In A Box to fit your budget. To sweeten the deal, some water providers offer a limited number of $25 discounts to their customers to encourage water conservation. To see if you qualify for a discount through your city, see if your city is listed here. The garden kits sell out quickly so visit purchase today and spend time enjoying your yard this summer.
Kick back, relax, and enjoy the view with this 72 sq. ft. garden that showcases 23 beautiful, full sun, xeric perennials.$139.00
Make your landscape sing with this 60 sq. ft. shade garden featuring 15 show-stopping xeric perennials.$109.00
$25 Gift Certificate
Surprise someone special with a $25 Garden In A Box gift certificate this holiday season!$25.00
Seasons of Shade
Relax in your yard’s dappled shade with this 95 sq ft perennial garden featuring 27 partial shade xeric plants.$159.00
Mirror Colorado’s beautiful sunrises in your landscape with this 100 sq. ft. garden that features 27 full sun, xeric perennials.$156.00
Most simply put, “Garden In A Box” is an easy, professionally designed, do it yourself xeric (low water) perennial or veggie garden kit.
Gardens include 14-30 starter plants that come in 4-inch pots. These plants come in rectangular 2 ft. x 1 ft. trays (see photo below), and will be hardened-off and ready to plant when you pick them up!
Each garden also includes 1-4 professionally designed plant by number maps that make it easy to install your own perennial garden at home, and a comprehensive Plant and Care Guide that includes everything you will need to know to prepare for, plant, and maintain your new garden.
All gardens will be available for pick up at one of our convenient distribution locations during the month of September. (For the complete 2019 Garden In A Box pick up schedule, more details coming soon.) To select your pick up, you must “Proceed to Checkout” on our online store where you will then be prompted to select your pick up location, date, and time. We do not ship our plants.
You may be eligible for a $25 discount on our pre-planned Xeriscape garden collection through your water provider. To claim your discount you will have to first “Proceed to Check Out” in the garden store where you will be prompted to select your water provider. Your discount(s) should then automatically be applied to your order.
Discounts are limited, so make sure you order your garden sooner rather than later!
Residents in participating cities can receive a $25 discount on xeric gardens as long as discounts are still available.
2019 participating cities coming soon.
Whether you reside in a participating city or not, you may purchase a garden without the discount.
* Xeric Greatest Hits and the Vegetable Garden option is not eligible for the $25 discount.
More details for 2019 coming soon.
Absolutely. Just make sure that they know the first and last name on the order and what exactly you ordered.
No, not exactly. Your Garden In A Box can easily be planted in a raised bed or garden “box,” but it does not include an actual box to plant the garden in. For full details on what your Garden In A Box does include, see above – “What is a ‘Garden In A Box’ and what does it include?”
Probably, but this will depend on how many gardens you have purchased. Each garden will come with either one or two 2 ft. x 1 ft. trays of plants, so please plan accordingly.
Gardens with one 2 ft. x 1 ft. tray:
Gardens with two 2 ft. x 1 ft. trays:
All our plants are born and raised in Colorado. Our perennial plants come from Little Valley Wholesale Nursery in Brighton and Gulley Greenhouse and Garden Center in Fort Collins.
No. None of our plants have ever been treated with neonicotinoids.
Refunds are accepted until 10 business days prior to your requested pick up. Once you have received your garden there are no exchanges or returns.