Kingston in Bloom 2013
4th July 2013
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Kingston in Bloom is a gardening competition open to all residents from beginners to experts, the aim is to support and encourage residents who wish to look after their gardens.

Prizes and certificates will be awarded for the best gardens in the borough from Kingston Council.

You can nominate yourself, or nominate a neighbour who you think qualifies.

Kingston in Bloom 2013

There are new ways to enter Kingston in Bloom 2013. You can either enter via post by printing and completing the entry leaflet (following the instructions on the leaflet) or enter online.

To ease the time spent by judges visiting each site we are this year asking for each entrant to send us photos of gardens so the judges can carry out a desktop assessment.

Enter online via Flickr

You can submit up to three digital photographs of your garden.

Join the Kingston in Bloom group on Flickr. Flickr is a photo sharing site owned by Yahoo, so if you already have a Yahoo account you can simply sign in and join our group. 

Upload up to three digital photos to your Flickr account and then add them to our Kingston in Bloom group photo pool. Please remember to tag or name your photos with the category you have entered e.g. "Best front garden".

Enter via post

You can submit up to three photographs of your garden.

Download the postal entry form, print and complete it.

Read these tips for taking photographs for guidelines on what the judges what to see.

The competition has six categories:

  • best front garden
  • best blooming pub
  • best community space or street
  • best public building and business premises
  • best education establishment display
  • best hanging baskets and containers
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