Garden In A Box offers a simple approach to learn about and plant water-wise gardens. Regardless of expertise, community members can save water and beautify their properties by purchasing a professionally designed perennial garden that uses Xeric (low water) plants, and includes a comprehensive Plant and Care Guide. When Xeric gardens replace existing turf, the water savings are especially significant, reducing water use by up to 50%.
Each garden features locally grown plants chosen for their Xeric properties, professionally designed plant by number layouts, and a Plant and Care Guide that makes you an instant planting pro.
Kits are sold below retail cost ranging from $99- $144
$69 for vegetable gardens
Lafayette residents get a $25 reduction off the full price of approved gardens. Limited quantities available
70-100 sq. ft. of space, depending on design used
15-28 perennial plants, depending on design used
Vegetable Garden use less water too, yield tasty produce!
The Center for ReSource Conservation (CRC) is a social enterprise nonprofit that puts conservation into action. We empower 65,000 Front Range community members annually, helping them to live more sustainably in practical, cost-effective and measurable ways. Learn more at Conservation Center.