November 19, 2021
FOR Quick Release: MEDIA CONTACTS: Clark Back garden Wins Honorable Mention in All-The united states Alternatives Landscape Design Obstacle North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead City Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the City Board are pleased to announce that Clark Botanic Garden was an honorable mention in the All-America Picks (AAS) 2021 Landscape Design Obstacle in the 10,000 to 100,000 readers per yr class. All-The united states Picks is an independent non-profit firm that tests new, never-just before-offered kinds. Right after a comprehensive season of anonymous trialing by volunteer horticulture professionals, only the top backyard garden performers are presented the AAS Winner award designation for their top-quality functionality.
“I was so delighted to study that All-The united states Options has once again recognized the natural splendor that is on entire exhibit at Clark Botanic Garden in their Landscape Structure Obstacle,” explained Supervisor Bosworth. “This is a testomony to our outstanding Parks Department crew and the amazing team functioning at Clark Botanic Back garden. Their passion for and dedication to Clark Botanic Backyard garden is what will make this special park a legitimate hidden gem truly worth visiting listed here in the City of North Hempstead.”
This year’s topic of the AAS Landscape Style Problem was “Range in the Back garden.” AAS provided the gardens with profitable seeds from the final 5 a long time. Gardens not only had to create and execute a structure primarily based on this year’s theme, but have been also encouraged to make publicity through social media and “authentic lifestyle” social gatherings. Gardens have been divided into three types based on the selection of website visitors for every yr:
Group I: fewer than 10,000 site visitors per 12 months
Class II: 10,000 – 100,000 guests for each 12 months
Group III: More than 100,000 people per year
Town Horticulturist Bonnie Klein directed Clark Botanic Garden’s participation in the All-America Choices (AAS) 2021 Landscape Design and style Obstacle. This calendar year a official Victorian oval such as All-The us Choices Winners were developed and created by Clark team. The planting region retains a various array of plant material, standard in a botanic backyard garden.
“The AAS program at Clark Botanic Yard helps to educate our community about the amazing wide range of vegetation you can use in your dwelling landscape. These grand displays are a wonderful type of entertainment where readers can obtain an fascinating nevertheless tranquil place at Clark Botanic Back garden for all to check out and enjoy,” explained Bonnie Klein, Town Horticulturist.
Clark Botanic Back garden is an AAS Screen Backyard, supplying the community with an possibility to view the most recent AAS Winners (annuals) in an eye-catching very well-maintained placing. The network of almost 200 focused AAS gardens includes 55 spots that have served for 25 many years or extended.
Started in 1969, Clark Botanic Backyard garden is a 12-acre residing museum and education and learning facility for all ages. Collections at the back garden include things like native spring wildflowers, conifers, roses, perennials, daylilies, wetland plants, rock backyard crops, herbs and more than a dozen collections of particular plant family members.
Clark Botanic Back garden is found at 193 I.U. Willets Road in Albertson.
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