Smiths of Woolrich win garden award

The Garden of the Month Award for June, given by Dogwood Circle Garden Club, was presented to Denny and Cherie Smith, 1165 Park Ave., Woolrich., Cherie has installed front, side and rear garden beds in the last 20 years. She calls her hobby a joy and doesn’t consider it to be work. The beds are meticulously maintained and full of color and a wide variety of annuals and perennials. A large purple rhododendron catches the viewer’s eye first, then the colorful impatiens, pinks, foxgloves and salvia. Foundation plantings grace the sides of the home, with several varieties of iris, sedum, columbine and primrose. More photos may be viewed on the club’s website: www.lhgardenclub.com Nominations for the July Garden of the Month may be made by calling Hazel at 570-748-5160 or Kathy at 337-304-9033. Gardens are judged on color, variety of plants, color, design, neatness and eye appeal. They must be visible from the street or a public alley.

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