Garden in a Box

Sunny Slope – Promo

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Description

 

Have a full sun, sloped area of your yard that feels tough to grow grass or other plants in? We’ve heard your requests and are offering the Sunny Slope garden specifically for that tricky spot! Brighten up the slope with these perennials, organized in the planting maps provided by water needs, with the true drought tolerant plants up at the top of the slope and those with more adaptable needs towards the bottom. Designed by Sally Ross of Earthborn Landscape Design.

*Indicates plants that are native to our region. Learn more about our ‘native’ designation.
†We cannot guarantee deer or rabbit resistance. 

Detailed Plant List

At times, we may have to substitute specific plants but we will always do our best to maintain the color and feel of the original design.   Learn more about natives here. Nativar = A cultivar of a native plant. Regional Native = A plant native to an ecological region surrounding Colorado (ex: the desert southwest or central plains).  

Plant Varieties

  • Angelina Sedum

    Angelina Sedum

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Bees, Butterflies

  • Blaze Little Bluestem Grass

    Blaze Little Bluestem Grass

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Birds, Butterflies

  • Coronado Hyssop

    Coronado Hyssop

    Quantity: 1

    Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

  • Fringed Sage

    Fringed Sage

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Butterflies

  • Missouri Evening Primrose

    Missouri Evening Primrose

    Quantity: 6

    Attracts: Butterflies

  • Pineleaf Penstemon

    Pineleaf Penstemon

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Bees, Birds, Hummingbirds

  • Raspberry Ice Plant

    Raspberry Ice Plant

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

  • Rocky Mountain Penstemon

    Rocky Mountain Penstemon

    Quantity: 3

    Attracts: Bees

  • Serbian Yarrow

    Serbian Yarrow

    Quantity: 2

    Attracts: Bees, Butterflies

What To Expect

  • Each garden contains starter plants in 4-inch pots.
  • The plants will be small relative to their mature size and may not be in bloom.
  • Occasionally things don't grow as planned. At times, we may have to substitute specific plants but we will always do our best to maintain the color and feel of the original design.

What Customers Say

A Program to Love

Our plants are doing really well! The whole experience has been great from ordering to putting them in the ground! I love this program!

Pinery Water & Wastewater District customer

Great Program!

Great program! liked all the choices available. Pick up was a breeze. Volunteers were so accommodating and friendly. The information included on the plants was very detailed and informative. Thank you for making this available. I have already told a couple neighbors for next year. Keep on Growin'!

City of Northglenn participant

Great Experience!

Our plants are doing really well! The whole experience has been great from ordering to putting them in the ground! I love this program!

Roxborough WSD customer