First Czechoslovak Garden Club of America

First Czechoslovak Garden Club of America

 2017 Photo Contest


A Thing of Beauty is



A Joy Forever



Photograph Your Perennials

 Photograph the Visitors to your garden


This Year’s Contest highlights those plants that five you something to look at year after year.  For this contest a perennial is defined as a plant that does not die over the winter.  Enter up to four pictures of a perennial in your garden.  Include the common or scientific name of the plant so its status as a perennial can be verified


The prize was a One Year paid up Membership to the

First Czechoslovak Garden Club of America


The contest will run from February to September, 2017.  Anyone can enter. Contestants can take up to four (4) pictures of a perennial plant in their garden or home.  The common or scientific name of the plant must be included with the picture.  Members at the October meeting will vote on the best picture. The picture with the most votes win. In the event of a tie, the club officers will pick the winner from the pictures with the most votes. . 


Pictures can be submitted electronically to [email protected] as a JPG file or as a print to Geoffrey Lacina at 10211 S Prospect Ave, Chicago IL 60643. The honor system will apply as the Contest Coordinator will not be visiting every participant's house to see the item being photographed!


Check out the Pictures that have been submitted so far!

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