Landscape display and container gardens
Show off your green thumb and win cash awards, special recognition and ribbons in the Paul Ecke Jr. Garden Show competitive exhibit at the San Diego County Fair.
This exhibit has divisions for professionals, amateurs, garden clubs and students. Competition includes landscapes and container gardening.
Speakers & Demonstrations
Talented gardeners from throughout Southern California will share their knowledge with Fair guests in a series of workshops. For the schedule, please see the Garden Show event page.
The Fine Print
Got questions? Here is more information about how you can enter this exhibit.
Entry materials available: Mid-February, 2019.
Entry deadline: Friday, May 3, 2019.
Landscape installation: May 6-26, 2019 (adult gardens); May 11-26, 2019 (student gardens).
Container delivery (individuals): May 23-24, 2019.
Exhibit dates: May 31-July 4, 2019.
Thanks so much to the following companies:
RCP Block & Brick, Inc.
Color Spot Nurseries
San Diego Horticultural Society
Kent’s Bromeliad Nursery
San Diego County Water Authority
Aztec Perlite Company, Inc.
Buckner Deeter Design
Kellogg Garden Products
SoCal Beach Property, Inc.