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Colorado Master Gardener
Summit County Colorado Master Gardener Program

This signature Extension program provides a unique opportunity for local gardening enthusiasts to help their community while learning more about home gardening issues.  The ten week course offers comprehensive, research-based instruction in home gardening topics, delivered via distance education and presented by Extension specialists.

Upon completion of training, Colorado Master Gardener trainees agree to contribute 50 hours of volunteer service toward home gardening education.  A non-volunteer option is also and is often chosen by professionals in the green industry as continuing education.

For more information on the Master Gardener program, call Dan at (970) 668-4140.

Colorado State University Extension Master Gardener

Sue Cruth Memorial Plant Select Demonstration Garden
Plant Select® is a cooperative program administered by Denver Botanic Gardens and Colorado State University in concert with horticulturists and nurseries throughout the Rocky Mountain region and beyond. The purpose of Plant Select® is to seek out, identify and distribute the very best plants for landscapes and gardens from the intermountain region to the high plains.

Summit County Master Gardeners have worked hard to create several beautiful Plant Select® demonstration garden plots at the County Commons in Frisco.  We welcome you to come check them out! The County Commons is located at 37 Peak One Blvd. (County Road 1005.)

Plant Select - Sue Cruth Memorial Garden Blog

Plant Select - Sue Cruth Memorial Garden Map (pdf)

Plant Select - Rectangular Raised Bed Garden Map - in Front of County Commons (pdf)

Plant Select - Rectangular Raised Bed Plant List - in Front of County Commons (pdf)

Plant Select - Raised Bed Garden Map - in Front of Extension (pdf)

Colorado State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Summit County cooperating. Extension programs available to all without discrimination.

Dan Schroder
Extension Agent / County Director

County Commons
0037 Peak One Dr.
SCR 1005
P.O. Box 5660
Frisco, CO 80443

Ph: (970) 668-3595
Fx: (970) 668-2983