February 19, 2016 – The top landscape awards of the 2016 Connecticut Flower & Garden Show have been announced by Kristie Gonsalves, President of North East Expos, the producer of the 35th annual show at the Connecticut Convention Center through this Sunday, Feb. 21. The many professional landscapers who created the show’s expansive, live gardens gathered on opening night (last night) on the show floor for the presentation of more than a dozen design awards. A panel of horticulture and expert landscape design judges strolled the gardens earlier on opening day and selected the winners.
The top three 2016 design awards:
– Best of Show was awarded AquaScapes of Connecticut LLC of Portland, Conn. (landscape #1);
– Best Horticulture Award was presented to Earth Tones Native Plant Nursery & Landscaping of Woodbury, Conn. (landscape # 3); and
– Best Design Award was presented to Hillside Landscaping Co. of Berlin, Conn. (landscape # 9).