our 2016 gardening competition is underway!
The gardening competition is underway for 2016, so dig out your trowel and dust off your wellies, your garden needs you! We’ve got a category for everyone and lots of lovely prizes. Closing date for all entries is Thursday 30 June 2016.
Click here to download the In Bloom Application Form
Best Front Garden – Awarded to the best front garden with horticultural displays planted directly into the ground and containers, creating the ‘WOW’ factor.
Best Back Garden – Awarded to the best back garden with horticultural displays planted directly into the ground and containers, creating the ‘WOW’ factor.
Best or ‘Unusual’ Container – Awarded to gardens, balconies, or patios that use containers, including window boxes, hanging baskets, tubs and pots. Also including those that have made use of creative and unusual containers.
Best Courtyard – Awarded to the best overall courtyard display.
Best Community Garden – Awarded to the best communal garden which is maintained by members of a group for all to benefit.
Best Sunflower – Awarded to up and coming gardeners under the age of 15, who in a group or individually have grown the best Sunflower, or created and cared for a garden/area.
Best Newcomer – Awarded to the best new entry not previously entered into the competition.
Judging will take place on 19 and 21 July 2016. Our judges will be Frances Hope, Head Gardener at Loftus Garden Village, Lynda Rawlings, member of the Charter Board, and Mary Edwards, member of the Derwen Board. Winners will be notified by Friday 12 August 2016.
Please return all applications to: Claire McGoldrick, Exchange House, High Street, Newport, NP20 1AA
For more information please call 01633 212375