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Summer Blossom

2016 Summer Blossom Grand Signle Family winner Carol Carl

Tour the winning gardens

Tour the Summer Blossom winning gardens

Winners for 2016 Summer Blossom Awards

Category Location Gardeners
Single Family Grand
(District 3)
8625 Girard Ave. N Carol Carli
Single Family 1st Place
District 1
6325 Rhode Island Ave. N. Grant and Paula Mitchell
Single Family 1st Place
District 2
8272 Brandywine Parkway Jeff Kline
Single Family 1st Place
District 4
10625 Brunswick Ave. N. Leslie Burkhalter
Grand Town Home 3711 Ladyslipper Lane Tony and Pat Bianco
Grand Neighborhood 3710 Impatiens Lane Impatiens Lane Gardeners
Grand Commercial 9500 West River Road Mississippi Gardens

About the Summer Blossom Awards

The Summer Blossom Awards Program highlights attractive gardens and landscaping in Brooklyn Park. This competitive program annually recognizes and rewards citizens and businesses that strive to improve the City’s landscape.

Requirements to be nominated

  • Garden/landscape must be located in Brooklyn Park
  • Garden/landscape must primarily feature flowering plant, trees, shrubs, ground cover, perennials, retaining walls, arbors or water features to create a visually significant summer long display of flowers
  • Garden/landscape must be well maintained through the growing season
  • Garden/landscape must have a positive visual impact on the neighborhood

Anyone can nominate you including neighbors, contractors or yourself.

Award categories

  • Single family
  • Town home
  • Neighborhood garden
  • Commercial

Winners receive

Grand winners in each category receive:

  • A $250 gift card
  • An engraved garden paver
  • Formal recognition from the Brooklyn Park City Council

Nominate a garden

Nominations open May 29, 2017. Deadline to nominate gardens is June 30, 2017. You can nominate more than one property.


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