City Gardens Contest Winner List

The Delaware Center for Horticulture would like to congratulate all who entered the 33rd Wilmington City Gardens Contest. Gardeners from every neighborhood throughout the city participated and through their gardening efforts helped to create a more beautiful Wilmington. This year 61 gardens throughout Wilmington were in the contest. We thank all contestants, visitors and photographers for their participation and hope that everyone enjoyed their experience. Special thanks to DuPont for its continuing commitment and support and WJBR for their generous contributions. We would also like to congratulate this year’s winners listed below:

     

Community Greenest Block

First Place: Karen Ingram

Second Place: James Giardina

 

Community Flower

First Place: Hedgeville Children's Community Garden, Nicky DeAngelo

Second Place: Jasper Crane Rose Garden, Friends of Wilmington Parks

Third Place: Kosciuszko Park, Janet Grayson

Honorable Mention: Sister Cities Garden Primus, Primus Poppiti

Director's Award: William Pearson

 

Home Garden Container

First Place: Jason & Eric Hoover

Second Place: Kathleen O'Connell & Peter Van Dyk

Third Place Tie: Ellen & Pete Giorgi

Third Place Tie: Tracy & Paul Schofield

Honorable Mention: Suzanne Murphy

Director's Award: Robenia Bolling

 

Home Garden New

First Place: John Solenberger

Second Place Tie: Darlene Scott

Second Place Tie: Margaretta Brokaw

Third Place: Goutham Dass

Honorable Mention: Dawn Myers

Director's Award: Nick Grigsby

 

Home Garden Entrance

First Place: Mary Jo Brockel

Second Place: Daisy Mae & Lily Evelyn Perez

Third Place: Alexandria Miller

Honorable Mention: Yvonne Jackson

 

Home Garden Flower

First Place: Gayle & Richard Franta

Second Place: Laura Mackelcan

Third Place Tie: Becky McLaughlin

Third Place Tie: Michele Fidance & Denis Chandler

Honorable Mention: Audrey Boys

 

Home Garden Vegetable

First Place: Clara Zahradnik & Peter von Glahn

Second Place: Lisa & Terry Aulgur, Julianna Rojas & Adam Levine

Third Place: Amy & Dan Hess

Honorable Mention: Keith Henry

 

I have been a DCH member for many years, and have gained knowledge about local gardens and neighborhoods that I can use in my business as a Realtor, plus, then I can blog...
— Carolyn Roland
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