FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 02/26/2002

Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado
P.O. Box 38416, Colorado Springs, CO 80937
Call 800-265-7696 for Information or a Free Guide

Look for us online: www.innsofcolorado.org

For the Love of the Garden Specials and Packages

"For the Love of the Garden Specials and Packages" Choose from one of our Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado (BBIC) member's Gardener's Pleasure Specials and Packages if Spring finds you drooling over your seed catalogs and itching to scratch in the dirt! Don't be a "late bloomer" or you'll miss out on our special Love of the Garden Specials and Packages as listed below:

For More Information Contact: Lisa Kolb (719) 471-9265 or Pat Fejedelem (719) 473-8684
To Obtain Online Copy: http://www.bbicadmin.com Click On Press Releases Choose PR .013

Guests at Blue Skies Inn may qualify for the "Spring is Sprung" Special by bringing a bedding plant to the innkeepers at check-in time. Guests' second night stay is 10% off and 20% off each following night. Additional discounts may be negotiated if guests are willing to play with the innkeepers' garden trowels. Dates: March – April
Blue Skies Inn (Sally and Mike)
Address: 402 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Reservations: 800 398-7949 Local: 719 685-3899

E-mail: sally@blueskiesbb.com URL: http://www.blueskiesbb.com

Plant a Garden Tea Party: No frilly dresses and lacy gloves at this "tea party". If you love gardening, or better yet aren't quite sure what the green-thumb fuss is all about, bring comfortable clothes, a friend and your best gardening gloves. Help us plant tea-herb and kitchen-herb gardens! Package includes 2 night stay for two, lunch on the Gazebo, breakfast each morning, lecture, and tax. Dates: May 10-11, 2002 (Tea Garden) and May 17-18, 2002 (Kitchen Garden) Cost: $200.00 double occupancyGazebo Country Inn (Sharon Rowe)
Address: 507 E Third, Salida, CO 81201
Reservations: 800-565-7806 Local: 719-539-7806
E-mail: info@gazebocountryinn.com URL: http://www.gazebocountryinn.com

"Be Glad-iolus" Spring Planting Season is around the corner! Book your accommodations now at the Lennox House Bed & Breakfast and receive your FREE Gladiolus bulbs and get a jumpstart on your Spring Garden Planning. Experience a tour at our Xeriscape Demonstration Gardens, just 10 minutes away, and learn how to have a gorgeous garden and conserve water at the same time. http://www.csu.org/xeri Then stop by Rick’s Garden Center and Floral, and receive 20% off any single item by presenting a Lennox House Business Card. Don’t delay – this special runs through the end of May!
Lennox House Bed & Breakfast (Mark & Lisa Kolb)
Address: 1339 North Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Reservations: 800-471-9282 Local: 719-471-9265
E-mail: info@lennoxhouse.com URL: http://www.lennoxhouse.com

"Forget-Me-Not" and Stay Again! FREE Forget-Me-Not Seed Packets to grow in your garden at Home! Take a tour of our area's Xeriscape Demonstration Garden (http://www.csu.org/xeri) and then enjoy "Flowery Conversations" with other garden lovers at breakfast! Same great rates & amenities Plus FREE Forget-Me-Not Seed Packets and new ideas on how to conserve our natural resource "water" and have a beautiful garden year round! Call and reserve special runs through May 1st!
Our Hearts Inn (Andy & Pat Fejedelem)
Address: 2215 W. Co Ave, Co Spgs, CO 80904

Reservations: 800-533-7095 Local: 719-539-7806
E-mail: ourheartsinn@aol.com URL: http://www.inn-colorado-springs.com