American Meadows Photo Contest

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Show off your gardening and photography skills! We want to see your creative planting ideas in action, your gardens filled with perennials, flower bulbs, and buzzing bees, and your fields of wildflowers. We'll share your pictures and experiences, to inspire the American Meadows community. See contest details below.

Fall Photo Contests: Dahlias & Wildflowers

This fall, we're offering not one, but TWO grand prizes! We're looking for the best Dahlia photos and the best Wildflower photos from you, our amazing American Meadows customers.

You can submit a photo of your garden bed or meadow, or photos of your favorite flower combos, beautiful bouquets, and close-ups of your prettiest blooms. Did you capture any photos of birds, butterflies, or bees visiting your flowers? We love to see your creative planting ideas in action with Dahlias or Wildflowers. Now is the time to show off your hard work for a chance to win big!

Photo Contest Prizes

  • We will award one $100 Grand Prize and up to five $50 Runner Up Prizes for the best Dahlia photos
  • PLUS, we will award one $100 Grand Prize and up to five $50 Runner Up Prizes for the best Wildflower photos
  • The Grand Prize Winner and Runners Up will be contacted via email, and prizes will be awarded in the form of digital American Meadows Gift Certificates. 

Photo Contest Deadlines & Details

  • Submit your photos through Sunday, November 1, 2020.
  • Finalists will be announced on or before Friday, November 13, 2020. Each finalist will be notified by email, so you can share your photo when it's time to vote!
  • Voting for the Grand Prize Winner will be open from Friday, November 13, 2020 through Monday, November 30, 2020.
  • The Grand Prize Winner and Runners Up will be announced by Friday, December 4, 2020. Winners will be contacted via email, and then announced on social media.

Use the form below to submit your photos. Please note, there is a 3 photo limit per person - so choose your best photos! 


Congratulations To The Finalists Of Our Summer Photo Contest!

Review the finalists below, and fill out the form below to cast your vote!

GRAND PRIZE WINNER: Wildflowers On A Summer Day By Jerry Walter
Butterfly & Sedum By Clark Wallace
Bee & Bluebeard By Kristen Diego
Lavender & Bee By Diane Marr
Daisy Garden By Brenda Morgan
Goldfinch & Rudbeckia By Mark Dreyer
California Poppies & Bee By Cathie Moog

Enter Our Summer Photo Contest!

Show off your wildflower meadow and your perennial garden for a chance to win!

Tips for success: Be sure that your photo is well-focused, composed, and submit a high-quality image file.

Enter your photo in one of the following categories:

  • Wonderful Wildflowers: Show us your meadow, or your mini meadow, or your wildflower lawn in bloom!
  • Container Garden: Show off your wildflowers or plants from American Meadows growing in containers!
  • Garden Designs: Show us your garden designs, beautiful color combinations, and perfect plant pairs.
  • Pollinators In The Garden: Show us the bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and songbirds visiting your garden.
  • American Meadows Plants: Share photos of your plants from American Meadows thriving!

Fill out the form below and upload your photos! 

  • Beautiful Indoor Blooms: Show us your Amaryllis, Paperwhites, Hyacinth, and other bulbs forced indoors!
  • Year-Round Garden Design: Do you have shrubs, trees, and ornamental grasses that look beautiful all year round? We'd love to see your gardens in winter.
  • American Meadows Plants, Bulbs, or Seeds: We love to see our plants in your garden! Please make a note of the variety, if possible.
  • Critters & Pollinators In The Garden: Catch birds, butterflies, and bees in action, or show us wildlife or pets enjoying your yard.
  • Wildflower Meadows: We love to see meadows large or small. Bonus points if you name the flower varieties.
  • People in the Garden: Send us an adorable portrait with gardeners of any age enjoying gardens and flowers.

That's a wrap! Voting for our latest photo contest has concluded. (Voting ran from June 25 - July 8, 2019.)

The Grand Prize Winner and Runners Up will be announced on or before August 1, 2019.

Check back soon to enter our next photo contest!

Congratulations To The Finalists Of Our Spring Photo Contest

 

Spring Photo Contest Deadlines & Details

  • Submit your photos through Sunday, May 10, 2020. (Spring contest is closed - enter our Summer contest below!)
  • Finalists will be announced on or before Friday, May 15, 2020. Each finalist will be notified by email, so you can share your photo when it's time to vote!
  • Voting for the Grand Prize Winner will be open from Friday, May 15, 2020 through Sunday, May 31, 2020.
  • The Grand Prize Winner and Runners Up will be announced by Friday, June 5, 2020. Winners will be contacted via email, and then announced on social media.

Typically we choose 6 finalists, but this spring, there were too many wonderful photos! We've selected 9 finalists. Choose your favorite below!

Blue Bearded Iris by Chantal Hopper

California Poppy by Robert Wrench

Creeping Phlox by Justin Young

Bleeding Hearts by Suzanne Tilton

Daffodil Display by Zach Goldberg

Dahlias & Baseball by Abby Sturgeon

We Love Wildflowers by Tilli Andrews-Wojtczak

Garden Escape by Rebekah Guzman

Scarlet Flax Elena Sutiagina


Bumblebee & Obedient Plant By Andrea HalfhillBumblebee & Obedient Plant By Andrea Halfhill
GRAND PRIZE WINNER: Bumblebee & Obedient Plant By Andrea Halfhill
Bees & Sunflower By Jennifer DeghueeBees & Sunflower By Jennifer Deghuee
Bees & Sunflower By Jennifer Deghuee
Daylily & Dahlia Garden By Susan DavisDaylily & Dahlia Garden By Susan Davis
Daylily & Dahlia Garden By Susan Davis
Helleborus By Alison MontgomeryHelleborus By Alison Montgomery
Helleborus By Alison Montgomery
Peony By Elizabeth SolheimPeony By Elizabeth Solheim
Peony By Elizabeth Solheim
Black Eyed Susan & Bee By Holly HakalaBlack Eyed Susan & Bee By Holly Hakala
Black Eyed Susan & Bee By Holly Hakala

See Winners From Previous Photo Contests


Photo Contest Details

By submitting a photograph, you represent, acknowledge, and warrant that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by you, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest in the photograph.

You retain all ownership rights to the photos you submit. However, by submitting a photo, you hereby grant American Meadows/High Country Gardens a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, and display the photo in connection with the American Meadows/High Country Gardens/Landreth's Seeds Website (and its successors' and affiliates') business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the American Meadows/High Country Gardens/Landreth's Seeds Website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels.

All photos submitted by the deadline listed above will be eligible to win up to $100 in American Meadows gift cards. 6 winners will be selected. One (1) $100 gift card and five (5) $50 gift cards will be awarded. Finalists will be announced and notified by email. Grand prize winner will be selected by popular vote. Grand Prize Winner and Runners up will be notified and awarded prizes by email. Prizes have no cash value and can only be used to purchase products from American Meadows, either via americanmeadows.com website or over the phone.

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