Edible and Sustainable Garden Awards 2020 Results

Edible and Sustainable Garden Awards 2020 Results

March 31, 2020

Congratulations to all our Gardeners What a great selection of gardens from across four different community boards. The assessors were very impressed with the quality and range of gardens. A special congratulations to the Special Award Winners and a big thank-you to all our judges. A selection of participating gardens   Waihoro/Spreydon-Cashmere Special Awards Best … Read More

Edible and Sustainable Garden Awards 2020

Edible and Sustainable Garden Awards 2020

November 10, 2019

Growing an edible garden? Enter the 2020 Awards –  a partnership project between Christchurch City Council and the CHS.
Canterbury Horticultural Society welcomes the Waipuna/Halswell-Hornby-Riccarton Community Board to the Edible and Sustainable Garden Awards in 2020, our 4th Community Board to participate.

Spreydon-Cashmere Results 2019

Spreydon-Cashmere Results 2019

May 28, 2019

Congratulations to everyone from Spreydon and Cashmere who participated in this years Edible Garden Awards for that CCC ward. Those who gained special recognition include: Elisabeth Bertolett and Francis Main Best Organic Garden – Use of Beneficials Alice Shanks Best Use of Rainwater – Innovative use of Space Louise Weller Best Sustainability – Outstanding Garden … Read More

Papanui-Innes Results 2019

Papanui-Innes Results 2019

April 1, 2019

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 2019 Edible Garden Awards. The CHS partnered with the CCC to presented these awards on Monday 25 March at The Village, Frank St, Papanui. [one_half] Those who gained special recognition include: Margaret Patterson – Best First Time Garden Kees and Marisa Swanink – Best Sustainability Features (image below) … Read More

Linwood-Central-Heathcote Results 2019

Linwood-Central-Heathcote Results 2019

March 21, 2019

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 2019 Edible Garden Awards. The CHS partnered with the CCC to presented these awards at a special ceremony on Thursday 7 March at the Woolston Working Mens Club Those who gained special recognition include: Nancy Meherne – Best Yield shared with Clare Taylor Joy Burt – Best Tomatoes Hayley … Read More

Spreydon-Cashmere Results 2018

Spreydon-Cashmere Results 2018

May 1, 2018

Congratulations to everyone from Spreydon and Cashmere who participated in the first Edible Garden Awards for that CCC ward. Those who gained special recognition include: Murray & Trish Dunbar Special Award for Outstanding Yield Karen Whitla   Special Award for Use of Rain Water Christchurch South Intermediate School Special Award for Sustainability Melanie Galbraith Special … Read More

Papanui-Innes Results 2018

Papanui-Innes Results 2018

March 25, 2018

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 2018 Edible Garden Awards. The CHS partnered with the CCC to presented these awards at a special ceremony on Thursday 22 March at the Chapel Street Centre. [one_half] Those who gained special recognition include: Best Gardens Residential House: Ann Powley, Shirley Residential Unit: James Cumming, Redwood Community Gardens Best … Read More

Edible Garden Award Results 2017

Edible Garden Award Results 2017

April 9, 2017

Best in Show Rochelle Morgan’s garden (below left) took out the residential house category, while Shirley Boys High crop (below right) won the school or early learning centre category. THE FIFTH annual Papanui – Innes Edible Garden Awards were held on Thursday. The awards ceremony attracted more than 50 guests as well as elected members … Read More

Lyttelton/Mt Herbert Edible Garden Awards 2014

November 26, 2013

Recognising Edible Gardens in the Lyttelton/Mt Herbert Area Nominations close Friday 21 February 2014 Growing food is good for so many reasons. The produce is cheap, nutritious and delicious. Gardening is good exercise out in the fresh air, and when we are successful we enjoy great satisfaction. Not having to drive into town to buy food trucked or flown … Read More

Shrley/Papanui Sustainable Edible Garden Awards 2014

November 26, 2013

RECOGNISING SUSTAINABLE EDIBLE GARDENS IN THE SHIRLEY/PAPANUI WARD
Nominations close 5pm Friday 21 February 2014

In partnership with the Canterbury Horticultural Society, the Sustainable Edible Garden Awards within the Shirley/Papanui ward is a wonderful way to acknowledge and celebrate those local residents, schools and communities who are passionate about their gardens and their bountiful harvests.