Judges will be using the following criteria: Originality, overall impact, quality of turf cut, turf health, edging and trimming, evidence of IPM/best practices, cleanliness of site, (ie. debris), pruning (proper technique) plant health and vigour and design. Close-up photos of work are necessary to judge accurately, i.e. edging, pruning, trimming, etc. Immediate disqualification for volcano mulch and poor quality photos. 

Maintenance projects must have been maintained for a period of not less than two seasons. Only commercial entries may contain client ID.