As well as access to a whole load of expert knowledge, the Cultivation Street website and newsletter offer free advice, tips and resources for all green thumbs. Downloadable charts to help you get organised and nature-themed colouring pages for kids are just a taste of what’s available to anyone who has a love for gardening. What’s more, you’ll find information on the 2020 competition where you could win a share of the £13,000 prize pot and Miracle-Gro hampers of gardening goodies. This year’s categories are:
- School Gardens
This category rewards school gardens that enrich the educational environment for children. 1st prize – £1000; 2nd prize – £750; 3rd prize – £500; Two highly commended prizes of £250 each.
- Community Gardens
This category rewards gardening projects bursting with community spirit, with a 1st prize – £2,000; 2nd prize – £1,000; 3rd prize – £500; Two highly commended prizes of £250 each.
- Gardens for Better Health
This category rewards gardens that have a positive impact on the mental or physical health of the local community. 1st prize – £1,000; 2nd prize – £750; 3rd prize – £500; Two highly commended prizes of £250 each.
- Gro’ your Best
This category rewards the most creative display created using Miracle-Gro’s free bag of compost. Winner of Judge’s Choice – Selection of Miracle-Gro Products; Public Vote – £500.
- Ambassador of the Year
This category rewards Garden Centre Ambassadors who have gone above and beyond for their local community and school groups with cash prizes. 1st prize – £1000; 2nd prize – £500; 3rd prize – £300. And 12 x runners up – £100 each.