The “Planters: On + Off the Ground VI” invitational was held at LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton on Saturday, June 22. A number of awards were presented to this year’s winner by judges Tovah Martin, Paula Deitz and Jack de Lashmet.
Ms. Martin’s picks were “Daydream” by Alexandra Leighton of Garden Schemes for first place and “ON + OFF + Inside + Out” by Dennis Schrader of Landcraft Environments for honorable mention.
Ms. Deitz’s picks were “Daydream” by Alexandra Leighton of Garden Schemes for first place and “Butterflies in a Basket” by Hope Herrlin of New Leaf Landscape Maintenance for honorable mention. Mr. de Lashmet’s picks were “Motion, Meditation, Moss” by Harvey Bernstein for first place and “Totems” by Hal Goldberg Gardens and Landscapes & Folia Gardens for honorable mention.
The people’s choice award went to “Urban Jungle” by Summerhill Landscapes.
Check out the July 4 issue of the Press for a full color spread of the entries.
Photos by Alex Goetzfried and Dawn Watson.