Enter Kent Life's Garden of the Year competition

PUBLISHED: 13:06 28 April 2010 | UPDATED: 17:06 20 February 2013

Enter Kent Life’s Garden of the Year competition

Enter Kent Life’s Garden of the Year competition

The weather is getting brighter and the days longer, so there's no excuse not to get your garden into tip-top shape for Kent Life's competition. We're looking for the best amateur garden and the best primary school garden in Kent

Enter Kent Lifes Garden of the Year competition

The weather is getting brighter and the days longer, so theres no excuse not to get your garden into tip-top shape for Kent Lifes fantastic new gardening competition. Were looking for the best amateur garden and the best primary school garden in Kent and there are great prizes to be won!

Kent Life Garden of the Year

Open to amateur, private home gardeners only large or small gardens. Our overall winner will receive a pictorial feature in Kent Life and a subscription to the magazine, plus an engraved bench and 250 garden vouchers courtesy of Ruxley Manor Garden Centre.

Four runners-up will receive a certificate, 100 of Ruxley Manor Garden Centre vouchers and a subscription to Kent Life.

Best Primary School Garden

Open to all primary schools in Kent with a garden that is actively run and maintained by the children and put to good educational use within the curriculum. Prizes as above, with one winner and two runners up.

Your entry

Send in, by post or email or enter online up to six high-resolution colour photos of your garden or school garden to give a general impression of the garden, views from different angles, before and after pictures if available, and include some favourite places in the garden. Send also a brief description of your garden, its challenges, special features, location and size and what it means to you. Also a sketch plan if possible showing beds, landscaping, features to help judges see its overall structure. Complete the entry form with your full name and daytime telephone number and email address.

How to enter

By email to: gardencompetition@kent-life.co.uk

or by post to: Kent Life garden competition, Kent Life, Baskerville Place, 28 Teville Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 1UG

You can also enter online at: kent.greatbritishlife.co.uk - click here.

All finalists' gardens will be photographed by Kent Life by 2 July. Kent Life regrets that photographs and sketches cannot be returned, by submitting your photos and sketches you are agreeing to their use in Kent Life and its associated website and publications.

Closing date for entries: 18 June 2010.

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