Winners announced

This is the Garden Express 2007 Spring Garden Photo Competition. Entrants need to be Garden Express Forum members. Please refer to the Competition Terms & Conditions and the specific Judging Criteria and Prize announcements. Entries closed November 30th 2007, winners announced.

Winners announced

Postby ian » Thu Dec 20, 2007 10:26 am

The winners of the Spring Garden 2007 Photo Competition are:

1st prize - $200 Garden Express voucher - Abbi for "Northern Tablelands Spring":


2nd prize - $60 Garden Express voucher - Luzy for "A hidden patch":


Congratulations to Abbi and Luzy. The number and diversity of photos entered just go to show why Spring is such a great time of the year in the garden - colour is everywhere in all shapes and sizes.

Thanks again for all your entries and taking the time to share your gardens with us. We look forward to the seeing the results of the latest competition.
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Re: Winners announced

Postby The Estate » Thu Dec 20, 2007 10:43 am

Well done girls, both great pics and well deserved winners :P :P :P enjoy your booty :lol:
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Re: Winners announced

Postby midgin » Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:19 pm

Congratulations to our deserving winners. Well done. Abbi the pic of your gorgeous blossom tree is now on my desktop, it is a stunner.....and Luzy your daffodils look as though they are heralding spring.....a happy photo.
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Re: Winners announced

Postby abwal » Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:52 pm

Congratulations. Both lovely photos.
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Postby Mister Wisteria » Thu Dec 20, 2007 1:11 pm

Lovely Photo's, congratulations to the winners. :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Yani » Thu Dec 20, 2007 1:19 pm

COngratulation abbi and luzy.

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Re: Winners announced

Postby Lin » Thu Dec 20, 2007 1:51 pm

Well done Abbi and Luzy for your great photos :D :D :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby goodlife » Thu Dec 20, 2007 5:25 pm

Well done, girls. Both gorgeous photos. A nice bonus Christmas Pressie for you both.
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Re: Winners announced

Postby guzzigirl » Thu Dec 20, 2007 5:54 pm

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Re: Winners announced

Postby Billndee » Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:12 pm

Those two photos certainly deserved to win. Both very beautiful. Congratulations to you both. :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Luzy » Fri Dec 21, 2007 9:19 am

Oh gosh! Thank you all!!! Whoo hoo!!! And thanks to GE, too! You're right, goodlife, this is a excellent Chrissy bonus!! :D

Abbi, congratulations! Your blossoms (and fence) are just beautiful! :D (Y)
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Bulbinella » Fri Dec 21, 2007 9:25 am

(Y) congratulations Abbi and Luzy
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Re: Winners announced

Postby DAFF » Fri Dec 21, 2007 4:39 pm

congrats :) they are both gorgeous pictures
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Re: Winners announced

Postby lmrk » Sun Dec 23, 2007 10:41 am

Congratulations Abbi and Luzy!!! A nice Christmas present for you both! Very deserving winners! :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Pam » Mon Dec 24, 2007 6:41 pm

Way to go, Abbi - a fantastic shot that I somehow managed to miss the first time around. All your shots have been fantastic.

Congratulations to both of you. :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby veg gardener » Mon Dec 24, 2007 7:28 pm

welldone abbi
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Postby mitcho » Mon Dec 24, 2007 8:17 pm

Well done. Very nice! (Y)
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Sam » Fri Dec 28, 2007 7:12 am

I'm looking forward to hearing how you will both be spending your winnings! Beautiful photos!
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Abbi » Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:33 pm


I just came back from an internet free trip. :shock: :shock: :P What an amazing suprise, and lovely chrissy bonus. :lol: :lol:

Congratulations Luzy. Your hidden patch is gorgeous. (Y)

I'm already visualising my spring garden with it's new daffies, hyacinth, anaenomes and tulips. 8) :lol:

Thanks to GE, and for providing our excellent forum site. Thanks also to all the other "backstage players" who run and maintain the site. :D :D :D
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Re: Winners announced

Postby Lea » Sun Dec 30, 2007 10:47 pm

CONGRATULATIONS, both Abbi and Luzy - they're two magnificent photos, too (Y) 8)
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