2017 Awesome Tree Contest

actreeThe Awesome Tree Contest I will begin soon!  Start looking for your favorite tree.

The categories for 2017 are:

My favorite tree in Burlington
Kid’s Choice (for ages twelve and under. Explain section)
Best fruits, nuts, pods, or seeds
Tree with a Story
Tree at Sunset

The contest runs for the month of September. Entry forms must be received by Saturday, September 30th. The rules are pretty  simple. All nominated trees must be within Burlington City limits and no tree  can win the same category twice within the last ten years.   A list of past winners from the last ten years is available in the menu on the right.

So use your imagination, have some fun and get out there and look at the  wonderful trees of Burlington!  Entry forms will be posted to this website by the end of August.

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