UPDATE: Our pass winner is Kathy Stevens! Congratulations, Kathy.
For our January 2024 Washington Gardener Reader Contest, we are giving away passes to the GreenScapes Symposium (value $55).
The GreenScapes Symposium is an annual program, sponsored by Brookside Gardens since 2004. This year’s theme is “Innovative Designs from the Field.” It is being held via Zoom on Friday, February 16, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST. This symposium will offer new and innovative sustainable design and maintenance strategies to take your home garden or professional work to the next level. Join industry experts as they share practical and scalable lessons from the field, representing a diverse range of natural landscapes and human environments. Explore the latest research from the University of Delaware, including case studies from award-winning public gardens and museums. Designers will share the challenges faced and solutions discovered in working on projects with leaders like Roy Diblik, Piet Oudolf, and Cassian Schmidt. Learn how to create masterpieces by leveraging block and matrix plantings that maximize the characteristics of native species. For more go to https://montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/brookside-gardens/greenscapes/.
To enter to win passes to the GreenScapes Symposium, send an email to WashingtonGardenerMagazine@gmail.com by 5:00pm on January 31 with “GreenScapes” in the subject line and in the body of the email. Tell us what your favorite article was in the January 2024 Washington Gardener Magazine issue and why. Please also include your full name and mailing address. The winner will be announced and notified on/about February 1.