Sitting Pretty Contest held


There was a good crowd that visited Brooks Garden and the Knoxville Federated Garden Club’s annual “Sitting Pretty” contest on Saturday. There were 26 entries, judged by Harv Sprafka, Candi Stickel and Chris Morse. The container gardens were judged on plant combination, creativity, and overall appearance.

Winners are:
First – Dixie Roorda
Second – Robby Evinger
Third – Sherry Luedtke

Honorable Mention (3)
Nila Landsperger
Gerry Brown
Mary Dee Dykstra

Kudos to the Knoxville Federated Garden Club for all the good work they perform around the city and.county. They’re sponsors of the Bessie Spaur Butterfly Garden.

In addition to Brooks Garden, there were five residential gardens and the butterfly garden on today’s garden tour.

photos and article courtesy of Harv Sprafka