Skip to main content Skip to footer

2018 Nomination FormThe Miracle-Gro Best Garden Selection Contest


The Miracle-Gro® Best Garden Selection contest is a fun way to recognize community members who go the extra mile to make our city beautiful!  You can nominate yourself, a neighbour, a local business, or any Brandon resident!  After all nominations have been submitted, the City of Brandon Community Development team will evaluate and select 6 winning estates to receive a Miracle-Gro® gift package and recognition sign! There will also be 6 runners up to receive a recognition sign for participating in the program! The Brandon Community Development team reviews every application.  It is important that the garden follows certain criteria including:

  • Suitability of plant material, balance, attractiveness, ease of maintenance, selection and arrangement of plant combinations and harmony with walls, fences, driveways etc.
  • No artificial flowers and/or holiday décor.
  • Upkeep in the control of insects, diseases, weeds and overall vigor of plant material.
  • The condition and maintenance of landscape elements such planters, walkways, lawns, special garden features, etc.

This event brings together the community by supporting each other and having a strong appreciation for others efforts.  Brandon's Community Development team is looking forward to seeing all the beautiful gardens!  If you are interested in participating, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 204-729-2257.

Available form to print out: 2018 Nomination Form

The nomination deadline is Friday, July 13th

 Runner - Up Announement 2018

Starbuck's Coffee

Nick & Kathy Vandale

Val Walter

Lyla Perkins

Muriel Smendziuk

Lisa Burch

Finalist Announcement

Bill Sutherland


Kenny & Rebecca Choy

Cory Messel                                                                                                                                                                      


Gwen Beam

 Kim's Asian Restaurant                                                                                                                                          


Carolyn's Floral Designs