Island Lake with blades of green grass in the front on a nice sunny day

Bloomin' gardens recognized by Communities in Bloom Committee

Aug 3, 2017 | General

Orangeville’s Communities in Bloom Committee organizes an annual garden event for residents and businesses to showcase their gardening skills and successes. The award winners were announced this week and recognition was awarded in the following categories:

Best Home Landscape: Ida Vanderaar of Bythia Street

Best Edible Garden (tie): Annika Paterson of Hunter Road and Mathew Marchildon of Victor Large Way

Best Bar/Restaurant Patio: Mill Creek Gardens of Little York Street

Best Container Gardens: Julie Mae Nemeth and Matthew Shawn Fleming

Best Seniors Residence: 40 Lawrence Avenue

Best Condo/Apartment: Ruth Agar of Second Avenue

Best Bloomin’ Business: Parson’s Florist

Best Government Building Municipal: Town Hall

Best Government Building County: Dufferin County Courthouse

Best Children’s Garden: Leah Kuzyk, Clara & Declan Shaw, and The Sunflower School

Best Floral Home Display: June McGarigle of Ada Street

Orangeville Communities in Bloom Committee participated in the federal CiB competition this summer. Results are to be announced in September.