2016 Awesome Tree Contest

actreeThe Awesome Tree Contest is now closed.

The categories for 2016 were:

My favorite tree in Burlington
Beautiful bark
Kid’s Choice (for ages twelve and under)
Tree roots

The contest runs for the month of September. Entry forms must be received by October 4th. The rules are pretty  simple. All nominated trees must be within Burlington City limits and no tree  can win the same category twice.  A list of past winners is available in the menu on the right.

Any questions should be directed to Warren Spinner, City Arborist

So use your imagination, have some fun and get out there and look at the  wonderful trees of Burlington!

Great prizes donated by these local businesses and organizations: Gardener’s Supply, Green Mountain Compost, Ace Bibens Hardware on North Avenue, Gardenside Nursery, Vermont Dept of Forest, Parks and Recreation, Burlington Parks and Recreation Department and Seventh Horizon Design Company.