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2017 Plant Swap

Community Wide! Free! An excellent chance to meet other gardeners!
Saturday, August 19, 2017
8:00 to 11:30 am
Colorado State University Extension Office
17 N. Spruce St.

Plant check-in/registrations
8:00 to 10:00 am

Plant Swap
10:30 to 11:30 am

How the Plant Swap works:

  1. Bring your plants to the Swap, Saturday, August 19 from 8:00 to 10:00 am for check-in. Read Swap Guidelines for information.
  2. At check-in, you will receive a numbered ticket admitting you to the Swap.
  3. Participants will swap in the order of the numbered tickets beginning at 10:30 am.
  4. Each plant accepted entitles you to one “swap”.
  5. Swap begins at 10:30 am.


  • Only perennials and houseplants will be accepted. No annuals or vegetables.
  • Plants must be healthy (no bugs, diseases, etc..). No noxious weeds or invasive species.
  • Labeling is encouraged and appreciated.
  • Up to 20 plants per person allowed.
  • No more than 5 of any single variety.
  • Click here for Plant Swap Guidelines