For all notifications, please visit our noticeboard.
Button to close the announcement bar

Community Garden Edibles Competition 2021

image

Are you an enthusiastic gardener who enjoys growing edibles? If so, here’s your chance to show off your knack for gardening and your beautiful harvest!

 

The Community Garden Edibles Competition is back! Come pit your gardening skills against other passionate gardeners in Singapore and stand to win attractive prizes.

 

Competition Categories

You can take part in all or any of three categories with separate entries for each:

  • Longest (fruit/vegetable)
  • Heaviest (fruit/vegetable)
  • Open (unusual or uncommon fruit/vegetable) *NEW*

 

Longest and Heaviest categories

For these two categories, you may submit one entry for one type of fruit/vegetable, or one entry each for multiple types. The fruit and vegetable types accepted are restricted to the following:

 

LONGEST HEAVIEST
1.

Cucumber

Cucumis sativus

cucumber

1.

Cauliflower

Brassica oleracea var. botrytis

Image

2.

  Lady’s Finger

Abelmoschus esculentus

 

lady's finger

2.

Cherry Tomato

Lycopersicon esculentum

cherry tomato

3.

Luffa

Luffa spp.

luffa

3.

Pumpkin

Cucurbita spp.

pumpkin

4.

Snake Gourd

Trichosanthes anguina

snakegourd

4.

Radish

Raphanus sativus

radish

5.

Sword Bean

Canavalia gladiata

image

 

5.

Winter Melon

Benincasa hispida

wintermelon

 

Open category *NEW*

Take up this challenge to grow an unusual or uncommon crop!

Examples of uncommon crops:

 

image
Gac

Image
White Bittergourd 
image
Buddha's Palm 

 

Registration and Entry Submission

This Competition is open to all persons residing in Singapore during the Competition period (from 24 Jul 2020 to 11 Mar 2021), except for staff of NParks.

To register, please fill in the online form here. Registration closes on 24 Aug 2020.

 

Participants may submit their fruit(s) or vegetable(s) from existing plants growing in their garden or grown from seeds obtained from any other source.

 

Competition Schedule

Programme

Date

Time

Venue

Registration Start Date

24 Jul 2020

12.01 am

Online form available here

Registration End Date

24 Aug 2020

11.59 pm

-

Submission Day

11 Mar 2021

9 am – 7 pm

HortPark

Final Judging

12 Mar 2021

-

-

Email Notification to Winners

12 Mar 2021

-

-

 

Prizes

Longest and Heaviest categories

The following prizes will be awarded for each fruit and vegetable type.

 

Champion

S$400 gardening gift vouchers and trophy

First Runner-up

S$300 gardening gift vouchers

Second Runner-up

S$200 gardening gift vouchers

Consolation (4th to 10th)

S$100 gardening gift vouchers

 

Open category

The following prize will be awarded to three winners.

 

3 prizes

S$100 gardening gift vouchers

 

Resources

  1. Click here for the rules and regulations for the Community Garden Edibles Competition 2021.
  2. Click here to download the Community Garden Edibles Competition 2021 promotional poster.


For more information or enquiries on the Competition, email us at nparks_hortpark@nparks.gov.sg or call 6471 5601.

Last updated on 24 July 2020

Share this page

--