Gallery of Monthly Entries

February Entries

Theme: Beauty in the Winter Garden


First Place

Pretty in Pnk, Martha Haguewood

Second Place

Buddha,  John Ball

Third Place

Winter Wonderland, Alison Brashears

Dawn Beauty​​​, Kitty Sanders

White Giant, Aimee Payne

January Entries

Theme: Potpourri


First Place

Two’s Company…, Roxanne Gallup

Second Place

Passionate,  Geri Alvis

Third Place

Snow White, Martha Haguewood

An evening cascade of moonflowers​​​, Carol Ball

Bee on Rose of Sharon Flower, Pat Brown

Can’t Wait til Spring, Nancy Sloan

Close Your Eyes & Make A Wish!​, Delcina Cunico

Garden? What garden!, Ruth Cohoon

In the Limelight​, Aimee Payne

Monarch on fennel, Stacey Lake

Purple Mist, Judy Smith

The Thrill of Trillium​, Sarah Teague

This Ain’t No Swee’Pea, Olive Oyl, Carlie Willet

What’s your favorite color?, Susie McKinney

December Entries

Theme: Winter Garden (Winter Beauty)


First Place

Hang On, Geri Alvis

Second Place

Berries and Icy Snow,  Patsy Louk

Third Place

Blooms in Winter, Kathy Launder

Berry Poppins​​​, Kathryn Birkhead

Frigid Frogs Freezing, Tonya Collins

Frozen Edges, Leslie Bailey

Not a noise, Mariette Spidel​

Poised Poinsettias, Aimee Payne

Snow Drops, Delcina Cunico

Winter Banquet, Bob Callier

November Entries

Theme: Fall Color


First Place

Misty Morning, Vicki Spencer

Second Place

Pepper Boots! Too Cute!,  Aimee Payne

Third Place

Autumn Brilliance, Delcina Cunico

Third Place

Golden Leaves – No Worries, Kathy Launder

Chinese Tallow Lying Fallow​​​, Sarah Teague

Fall Hues of Brown​​​, Mariette Spidel

Bright as Fire, Susie McKinney

Glowing Maple, Wilma Bonds

Glowing Oakleaves, Judy Smith

Mother Nature Does It Better, Tanya Collins

Sweet Gum Fall Colors, Jody Miskell

October Entries

Theme: Native Plants (Including Grasses)


First Place

A Butterfly Magnet, Delcina Cunico

Second Place

Do You See Nine?,  Kitty Sanders

Third Place

Beautyberry Close Up, Pam Butler

Third Place

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…, Judy Smith

Bursting Forth​, Kathryn Birkhead

Mother Nature Does It Best, Tanya Collins

Gorgeous Gaura​​​, Aime Payne

Joe Pye in the Sky with a Butterfly​​​, Sarah Teague

Sweet Gum Fall Colors, Jody Miskell

September Entries

Theme: Vegetable Gardening (Garden Bounty)


First Place

Vegetables of Our Labor, Mariette Spidel

Second Place

Growing a Mess of Okra​,  Talya Boerner

Third Place

From Bounty to Bottle​, Delcina Cunico

Charter Members: Future BLT’s of America​, Ruthanne Hill

Okra, A Harvest Rainbow​​​, Jim Sposato

August Entries

Theme: Flowering Perennials


First Place

Before the Storm, Delcina Cunico

Second Place

Delicate Beauty​,  Kathryn Birkhead

Third Place

Give Peas a Chance, Sarah Teague

A Touch of Asia, Aimee Payne

Lily Rest Stop​, Mary McKeown

Beeutiful cones a plenty​​, Kathy Launder

Pretty Perennial​, Mariette Spidel

Bravo for Yarrow​, Ruthanne Hill

Pretty Pinks​, Pam Butler

July Entries

Theme: Critters (Garden Creatures)


First Place

Wonder What’s in Here, Kitty Sanders

Second Place

Hidden Blue Surprise​,  Mary McCully

Second Place

Weeding “Helpers” at Headquarters House, Dana Grear

Buckeye Bonanza, Delcina Cunico

Dog Day Cicada​, Patricia McKeown

Li’l Bitty Helper!, Aimee Payne

We’re ready to eat, Mama!, Susie McKinney

Buckeye on Coneflower​​, Stacy Lake

Friend of the BGO​, Jody Miskell

Scary-looking visitor. Kathryn Birkhead

Squatters in my rental, Mary Oxford

Dinner for Two​, Roxanne Gallup

Hide ‘N Seek​, Sarah Teague

Scoping the buffet, Dana Wikholm

Traffic jam, Dana Wikholm

June Entries

Theme: Container Gardening (Containers and Planters)


First Place

Miscellaneous, Ruth Cohoon

Second Place

Bright and Beautiful​,  Pam Butler

Third Place

Serious Succulent, Mariette Spidel

Collected Summer Containers, Jan Lefler

From Trash to Treasure, Nancy Sloan

Tropical Datura, Jody Miskell

Cool Coleus and Caladium​, Sarah Teague

Halfprice Beauty, Pat Brown

Container lettuce: it’s what’s for dinner​, Fredy Garibay​

Hard to Choose One, Aimee Payne

May Entries

Theme: Something in the garden that makes me happy!


First Place

Keeping Company on Crocosmia, Sarah Teague

Second Place

Oh Boy…Bok Choy!,  Roxanne Gallup

Third Place

Garden in early morning spring sun, Georgia Ross

Third Place

Their Smiles Make Me Smile, Nancy Sloan

A little addition to my gardening addiction, Mickey Boetel

Miss She ShedMariette Spidel

The Fungi Family, Judy Smith

Anticipation, Danna Grear

My first orchid to bloom, Marilyn Misenhimer

Meeting the next generation, Tanya Collins

Roses of another color, Mo Shamseldin

Waiting for Pollinators, Aimee Payne

April Entries

Theme: Flowering Trees and Shrubs


First Place

Quite Taken with Quince, Sarah Teague

Second Place

Early Bloomer,  Kathryn Birkhead

Third Place

Clouds of Fragrance,  Judy Smith

Beautiful Pink Azalea, Linda Hall

Oklahoma “White” Redbud, Patsy Louk

Flowering Azalea, Susie McKinney

Pink Cherokee Princess Flowering Dogwood,  Carole Ball

Flowering Quince, Teri Kinsey

Sweet, Southern Crabapple,  Aimee Payne

March Entries

Theme: Spring Bulbs


First Place

After a Spring Rain, Nancy Sloan

Second Place

Worth the Trip,  Teri Kinsey

Third Place

Eye on Spring,  Aileen Wilson

Abundant Blooms, Judy Smith

Rebirth,  Geri Alvis

White Amaryllis Picotee, Nan Abbiatti

Grandma’s Irises, Now Mine, Aimee Payne

Showoff,  Kathryn Birkhead

Is It Safe to Come Out Now?, Judy McDonald

Tiptoe Through the Tulips,  Jan Lefler

February Entries

Theme: Cacti and Succulents


First Place

Water Droplet Study, Kitty Sanders

Second Place

Sunny Yellow,  Teri Kinsey

Third Place

Succulent Dish Garden,  Pam Delaney

Mother of All,  Jody Miskell

Hens and Chickens,  Linda Hall

Zebra Succulent Waiting for Spring,  Talya Boerner