39th Annual Connecticut Flower and Garden Show

Ribbon Cutting of Garland of Fresh Flowers & Greens

Opening the Show on February 20, 2020, (left to right): Craig LeHoullier, author and Garden Writers Association Gold Award winner; Arlene Field, 2020 President of The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc.; Kristie Gonsalves, Conn. Flower & Garden Show Producer and President of North East Expos, Inc.; Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz cutting the garland of flowers & greens; Commissioner Bryan P. Hurlburt of the Connecticut State Department of Agriculture.  The colorful garland of flowers & greens was created by Paul Buettner Florist of East Hartford.

It was a really great show!

Thank you to all the volunteers who dedicated hundreds of hours to making the 39th Annual Ct Flower and Garden Show a success and congratulations to all the exhibitors who shared their talents with the public! Each and every one of you is a winner. And remember, it’s not too early to volunteer for next year.

Deborah Osborne, Winner of First Place Ribbon, Division II, Section D, Class 12 “Kent Falls”, Designer’s Choice Award, Award of Design

Deborah Osborne

  • National Garden Club’s Award of Design Excellence

  • FGCCT Designer’s Choice Award

  • First Place, Section D “Kent Falls”

People's Choice Awards In Honor of Barbara Bruce

DESIGN DIVISION II - Inspiration from the Landscape

Top Prize Winners

The competition in this Division included Sections A – G, for a total of 76 entries.  (Click in gallery for full-size images.)

Second Place Winners

Third Place Winners

Honorable Mentions

The Stage - Ready for Opening Day