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August 4, 2016 -

Kingston Blooms judges have voted for their favourite gardens and are now turning it over to you – online voting for the winner of the Best-kept Garden is now open!

Photos of the entries and simple one-click voting are the City of Kingston's website at

"With 59 gardens submitted to Kingston Blooms this year, online voters will really get a sense of the diverse plantings and enthusiasm residents have for keeping Kingston beautiful," says Sue Hitchcock, Kingston Blooms co-ordinator.

"Gardeners across the city have done an outstanding job this year, creating gardens that are full of colourful blooms and lush healthy plants – certainly an achievement with this summer's challenging growing conditions," adds Hitchcock.

Online voting is open until midnight, August 18. Winners in all Kingston Blooms categories will be recognized at a ceremony on September 15.

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