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Attracting bees and butterflies to your garden

June 10, 2009

Cynthia Manual from the Northern Colorado Beekeepers Assocation calls honeybees the "angels of agriculture." Hear what Manual and two CSU experts in bioagricultural sciences have to say about attracting bees and butterflies to your garden.

"Garden Visitors"
Tuesday, June 23
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Gardens at Spring Creek
2145 South Centre Avenue (map

Each summer Colorado State brings you the Twilight Garden Series, which features local gardening experts.

Gardeners of any ability can learn from professionals in this series of talks on a variety of gardening topics with an emphasis on practical information and an informal format. Reservations are not necessary.

Each workshop is two-hours long. 


The speakers for the Tuesday, June 23 workshop are:


  • $5 for a single event or $10 for the entire series
  • Pre-registration is not required 
  • Refreshments, snacks, and door prizes will be given 

Event will be held, rain or shine

Workshops are held outdoors, rain or shine, so participants are asked to dress appropriately for unpredictable weather. For more information, call (970) 491-7019 or visit the CSU Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture.

Sponsored by CSU Extension, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, and the City of Fort Collins Horticulture Program.

Contact: Teresa McClure
Phone: (970) 491-7019