by Connie Oswald Stofko
One of the great things about Plantasia is that no matter what the weather is like outside– snowy, windy, cold, rainy or gloomy– it’s always spring inside, thanks to the great landscapes on display.
It’s a great way to get ideas for your own landscapes.
The People’s Choice Awards, voted on by visitors to Plantasia, were announced on Sunday. First place went to the landscape created by Chevalier Outdoor Living and Buffalo Treehouse. Second place went to A Growing Business.
The other landscape awards were announced on Wednesday. They are:
Overall Best of Show: A Growing Business
Best Garden (Large): Menne Nursery Garden Artistry
Best Garden (Small): Beyond the Basics
Best use of Plant Material (Large Garden): Restorff’s Landscape Service
Best use of Plant Material (Small Garden): The English Gardener and Timberline Hardscapes
Best use of Hardscapes (Large Garden): Chevalier Outdoor Living and Buffalo Treehouse
Best use of Hardscapes (Small Garden): The English Gardener and Timberline Hardscapes
Best use of Color: Regan Landscape
Guest Director’s Choice Award: The English Gardener and Timberline Hardscapes
In addition to the landscape awards, two booths were honored:
Best Vendor Green: Gullo’s Garden Center
Best Vendor Equipment/Hardscapes: T. O’Donnell Landscaping
See more photos below.