Blooming Saint Paul Awards

Blooming Saint Paul logoAbout Blooming Saint Paul Awards


The Blooming Saint Paul Awards is a collaborative initiative between Saint Paul Parks and Recreation, the Saint Paul Garden Club, and the Ramsey County Master Gardeners. The program is presented by the Saint Paul Pioneer Press and the Capitol Region Watershed District. The Blooming Saint Paul Awards help showcase residents and businesses who are dedicated to beautifying their local communities. A yearly award ceremony is put on to recognize honorees.

Nominate a Garden

Nominations for the 2017 Blooming Saint Paul Awards is now closed for the year. Nominations are taken between the end of April and late June. Visit our page next year for the 2018 season. Happy gardening!

Nomination criteria:
- All gardens, trees and art must be within Saint Paul city limits
- All nominations on private property must be visible from the sidewalk, street or alley
- Alley gardens must have address clearly visible from alley
- Gardens maintained by the City Parks Department are not eligible

You can nominate any garden, tree or public art piece, located within city limits can be nominated for an award in five different categories. Each category recognizes the top three nominations with Golden Bloom, Silver Bloom, and Bronze Bloom awards. The deadline to nominate a garden for 2017 is Friday, June 23rd.

Last Year's Winners:

Congratulations to the 2016 Honorees, whose beautiful gardens were recognized on January 24, 2017 at the Blooming Saint Paul Award Ceremony at Como Dockside.  

Past Winners

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