The entry deadline is fast approaching for the 2nd Annual University of Delaware Botanic Gardens Photo Contest. Submissions are due by noon on Friday, March 30, 2018. Five winners will receive gift certificates for the 26th Spring Benefit Plant Sale (April 27-28 and May 3 and 5, 2018) and a Plant Sale t-shirt. For complete information and details on how to submit your images, go to the UDBG website: http://ag.udel.edu/udbg/.
The contest accepts submissions in 2 categories: UDBG Landscapes and UDBG Plants. The Landscapes category accepts images from any of the UDBG gardens that include plants and/or landscape elements. The Plants category is for close-ups of UDBG flowers, fruits, leaves, stems or other plant parts. There is a maximum of 2 entries per person per category.
To enjoy exclusive member benefits, join the UDBG Friends online at http://ag.udel.edu/udbg/ or contact Melinda Zoehrer at BotanicGardens@udel.edu. The Gardens are open year round to provide ideas and inspiration, or for a quiet stroll. UDBG contributes to an understanding of the relationships between plants and people through education, research, cooperative extension, and community support.