Garden in a Box

Xeric Greatest Hits

Little Valley Wholesale Nursery’s Top Picks of the Season!

$79.00

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  • Includes: 14 starter plants in 4-inch pots
  • Exposure: Full Sun to Filtered Shade (Most plants require a minimum of 6 hrs. of Full Sun per day)

Note: No discount available for this product.

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Description

The growers have spoken! Our friends at Little Valley Wholesale Nursery in Brighton, CO have created this year’s Xeric Greatest Hits Garden, a striking compilation of their favorite xeric perennials to be used creatively throughout your garden. Rather than a traditional Garden In A Box with a set plant by number design, this garden provides individual plants to fill in the gaps and holes in your existing landscape. Featuring the Nursery’s favorite xeric perennials, the Xeric Greatest Hits Garden includes 14 plants that are extremely low-maintenance, easy to grow, and thrive in our dry and sometimes unpredictable Colorado climate. This garden will make it easy to add a splash of color and to customize your water savings just where you need it!


Product Details

  • Includes:
    • 14 starter plants with 7 different varieties in 4-inch pots
    • Plant as you wish! Plant by number layout not included.
  • Exposure: Full Sun to Filtered Shade (Most of the plants require a minimum of 6 hrs. of Full Sun per day)
  • Mature Height: 4 in. to 2 ft.
  • Hardy To: 7,500 feet
  • Colorful: Early Spring to Fall
  • Benefits: Locally grown, pollinator friendly, and perfect for filling in gaps and holes in your landscape


What To Expect

  • Xeric Gardens feature anywhere from 14 to 30 starter plants in 4-inch pots. Plants will be small relative to their mature size, and they will not be in full bloom.
  • During the 1st and 2nd growing season, your xeric plants will be in the establishment phase – requiring regular watering to encourage a deep taproot system, and not yet having reached their full size.
  • On average, allow 3 years for your Xeriscape garden to reach full maturity!
  • Gardens will easily fit in a small car. One garden will come in either one or two 2 ft. x 1 ft. trays (pictured left).

Garden Varieties / Plant Specifics


FAQs

What is a “Garden In A Box” and what does it include?

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 14-32 starter plants that come in either 4-inch or 2.5-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!

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Each garden also includes 1-3 professionally designed plant by number maps that makes 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.

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How do I get my Garden In A Box?

All gardens will be available for pick up at one of our convenient distribution locations during the months of May and early June. (For the complete 2018 Garden In A Box pick up schedule, see below.) 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. 

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How do I claim my $25 discount?

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.

Note: The Xeric Greatest Hits garden is NOT eligible for the $25 discount.

Discounts are limited, so make sure you order your garden sooner rather than later! 

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Am I eligible for a $25 discount on the Xeric Greatest Hits garden?

The Xeric Greatest Hits garden is not eligible for the $25 discount.

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Where are the 2018 Garden In A Box pick up locations?

Coming Soon! Pick up locations will be updated when gardens go on sale in March. 

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I can't make it to my pick up. Can someone else pick up my garden?

Absolutely. Just make sure that they know the first and last name on the order and what exactly you ordered. 

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Does my Garden In A Box come with or in a box?

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?” 

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Will the garden/s fit in my car?

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:
• Hummingbird Delight
• Purple Reign
• Xeric Greatest Hits
• Victory Garden

Gardens with two 2 ft. x 1 ft. trays:
• Butterfly Bounty
• Colors of Colorado
• Honey Bee Heaven
• Painted Shade

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Where do the plants come from?

All our plants are born and raised in Colorado. Our perennial plants come from Little Valley Wholesale Nursery in Brighton, one of the largest and most reputable nurseries in Colorado, and Gulley Greenhouse in Fort Collins. Our all-organic vegetable plants are grown at Elliott Gardens in Denver.

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Have the plants been treated with neonicotinoids?

No. None of our plants have ever been treated with neonicotinoids. 

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What is your return policy?

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. See our general FAQ’s for plant-health related issues. 

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What Customers Say

An Easy Process From Start To Finish

“I can't speak highly enough for this program and have suggested to so many others! We had wanted to take up part of our grass lawn for a while but found it intimidating not having any gardening experience. This was so easy and made so much sense.”

Denver Water Customer

Great For Beginners

“It is such a bargain and simple to do for novices like me!!”

City of Golden Customer

Healthy and Beautiful Plants

“The plants we received were in great shape and ready to be planted. The selection was beautiful. We are loving them!”

City of Loveland Customer