1st Place with 173 points:
: "This is a view of my side/secret garden as taken from under our large cedar trees. This is a late spring view as azaleas and rhododendrons are still blooming."
2nd Place with 121 points:
: "Our dogwood tree makes a bold seasonal statement against the backdrop of the Miscanthus sinensis sitting at the edge of our pond with the afternoon sun shining through. "
3rd Place with 111 points:
: "garden path of annuals"
Runner Up with 104 points:
: "I just love the autumn ferns. The bunnies love to hang out here!"
Runner Up with 90 points:
: "This photo taken in our backyard, on April 2012. Instead of having a lawn, we put in planters for perennials, succulents, & raised beds for vegetables. We added flagstones with grass in between."
Runner Up with 82 points:
: "Late July is one of our favorite times of the year when the garden is especially lush and the summer flowering shrubs and perennials are in full swing."
Runner Up with 50 points:
: "A sky blue garden urn is nestled in a sea of striking foliage. Its surroundings include a hardy fern, lamium, a variety of hosta cultivars and a nicely contrasting caladium."
Runner Up with 47 points:
: "We planted dogwood, river birch, rough-stemmed asters and swamp sunflowers at the pond's edge to make our fall landscape a second spring."Click here to view all entries in this category.Back to the contest main page.