2021 Annual Spring Bloom Photo Contest Winners

 

Throughout April, locals shared their BEST two images highlighting the plants, flowers, and scenes throughout the Chilean, California Ramble, Mediterranean, and South African Gardens. Photographers of all ages and skill levels blew us away with their incredible shots. It was special to have our locals share the magic within the Gardens and we are excited to announce the winners for the annual 2021 Annual Spring Bloom Photo Contest. Congratulations to our winners and thank you to everyone who participated!

 

Judge's Choice Winners

 

Best of Season

Benjamin Mati
Garden: South African Karoo

Benjamin Mati Photo

 

 

 

Botanical Detail

 

1st Judy Layman
Garden: South African Fynbos

Judy Layman

2nd Laura Dunbar
Garden: Chilean

Jacqueline Counter

3rd Jacqueline Counter
Garden: South African Fynbos

 

 

Texture & Color

 

Ashley Brown

1st Ashley Brown
Garden: Chilean

Mayra Plascencia

2nd Mayra Plascencia
Garden: South African Fynbos

Erlich Rosenberger

3rd Erlich Rosenberger
Garden: Chilean

 

 

Seen in the Garden

 

Nicole Horn

1st Nicole Horn
Garden: California Ramble

Benjamin Mati

2nd Benjamin Mati
Garden: South African Karoo

 

 

 

Views and Scenes

 

Benjamin Mati

1st Benjamin Mati
Garden: South African Fynbos

Judy Layman

2nd Judy Layman
Garden: South African Karoo

 

 

 

People Choice Winners

 

Matt Thompson

 1st Matt Thompson
 Garden: South African Fynbos

Susie Jensen

2nd Susie Jensen
Garden: South African Fynbos

Christine Le

3rd Christine Le
Garden: Chilean