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24 Apr 2020

Magna's garden competition goes virtual!

Our annual garden competition launched earlier this year prior to the Coronavirus outbreak.  Lockdown and the lovely weather we have had so far, has given us the opportunity to spend more time in our gardens. We have therefore decided to continue our annual garden competition this year, but with a few changes.  

There are cash prizes up for grabs, so even if it’s not usually your thing, give it a go this summer! 


·        Large garden 

·        Small garden 

·        Patios/containers/window/hanging baskets/indoor pots 

·        Sustainable/wildlife garden (inc vegetables) 

·        Children’s creative gardening (this could be fairy gardens, miniature gardens etc) 

·        Tallest sunflower 

Why not take the chance to enter this year?  No matter how big or small your available space, everyone can have a go. 

How to enter: 

Send an email to , advising what category you would like to enter. Include your name, address and phone number in your email.  

Entries must be sent it to us by 19 June 2020. 


The judging will take place week commencing 6 July 2020.  This will be done virtually using video call through skype, zoom, facetime or whatsapp.  Amanda will contact you in advance to arrange a suitable time for the video call and your preference on what to use. 

Winners will be announced on our social media pages and website week commencing 3 August 2020.  

There will be no presentation this year, but we will post vouchers and certificates to you after the announcement. 


Everyone who enters will receive a £5 gardening voucher for taking part. 

There will be one winner in each category. .  They will each receive gardening vouchers and a certificate: 

1st place - £100 

2nd place - £50 

3rd place - £25 

One overall winner from Somerset and Dorset will receive a winners cup to display for one year. 

For our standard competition terms and conditions, click here.

Good luck! 

Contact Information

Tanya Head

Marketing Manager

Magna Housing

01305 214047