2016 Best Garden Awardees

Select from the categories below to view details and see a slideshow of the winning 2016 garden.

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Best Boulevard Garden

Lee Bradford

Prospect Park

Best Residential Garden

Tanya Novak

Victory Neighborhood

Best Use of Small Space

Sonny Schneiderhan

Como Neighborhood

Best Garden Block

Mark T. Smith and Neighbors

Bryn Mawr

Winner of 2016 Best Hillside award.

Best Hillside Garden

Jane Grangaard

Bryn Mawr

Best Pollinator Garden

Denise Stromberg


Best Business Garden

Parkway Dental Center


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