April 15, 2012
Paul Brydges LA and Matthew Hooker LA of Brydges Landscape Architecture, and Fred Post CLD, of Your Designer Landscapes.

Contributing to feature garden design
Harry Gelderman of Gelderman Landscaping; Catherine Geraats of Aphrodite Design Group; Jodie Munshaw CLD of Reeves Florist and Nursery, and Ron Swentiski CLD of Trillium Associates, assisted by Heather Cullen.

Leadership team
Project managers: Paul Doornbos of Thornbusch Landscaping Company, Brian Marsh of Earth Art Landscapes; Landscape design team: Paul Brydges, Matthew Hooker, Fred Post; Water feature: James Thompson of J. Garfield Thompson Landscape; Plant acquisition: Regine Marsh of Earth Art Landscapes; Green roof/detailing: Janet Ennamorato of Creative Garden Designs; Recognition: Barry Hordyk of Shademaster Landscaping.

Build team
Aeon Gazebos: Steve Carrothers, Brenda Carrothers, Justin Cransberry, Ryan Hiemstra, Matt Cormier and Keith Verhouven; Creative Garden Designs: Janet Ennamorato; Earth Art Landscapes: Brian Marsh, Regine Marsh, Pat Elo CLT, Lance Junkin and Laura Marsh; Gardens in the City: Chaz Morenz CLP and Lauren Starr; Green Design Landscaping: Rick Harvey and Kassie Harvey; Ground Effects Landscapes: Tim Kraemer, Matthew Francis, Keith Heaton, Rob Durrer and Dennis O’Hagon; Highland Masonry: Dean McLellan; J. Garfield Thompson Landscape: James Garfield, Peter Patterson, Scott Patterson, Vanessa Shand and Lucy Tobola; Moonstruck Landscape Lighting: Carl Hastings, Bob Tubby CLP, Geneva Tubby, Andrew Arsenau, Mauro Vesia, Adam Lutes, Lee Franchino, Scott Young, Scott Boere and April Cotroneo-Young; Shademaster Landscaping: Barry Hordyk, Richard Kuizenga, Clarence Visser, Alex Verdonk, Mark Hordyk, Aaron VanBerkel, Joel Hordyk and Kevin Wilson; Thornbusch Landscaping Company: Paul Doornbos; Through Stone Masonry: Sean Donnelly; Vineland Research and Innovation Centre: Kathryn Goodish, Isabel Dopta, Dr. Rumen Conev and Dr. Parminderjit Kaur; Whistling Dwarf Stonework: Menno Braam; Your Designer Landscapes: Fred Post.

Aeon Gazebos, Balfour Greenhouse, Boot’s Landscaping and Maintenance, Connon Nurseries/NVK Holdings, Decorpro, Jade Environmental Services, J. C. Bakker and Sons, Leisure Design: Inspire your Life, Nursery Sod Growers Association of Ontario, PAO Horticultural, Palatine Nurseries, Pan American Nursery Products, Pebbleman Natural Stone, Pickering Nurseries, Rosa Flora, SGI Lighting, Soundscapes International, Star Roses, Unilock and Upper Canada Stone Company.

Students on build team
Tyler Garrard, Fanshawe College, and Ty Gracey, D.A. Gracey and Associates.

Volunteers in the garden
Edward Hewis of Ground Control Contracting, Don Voorhees; Margaret Abernethy and Richard Portelance, both of Cypress Hill Design and Build; Paul DeGroot  of Connon/NVK; Skai Leja of Skai Leja Landscape Design; Julia Gregg; Jeff Lee of Lee’s Landscaping; Adele Pierre CLD of Adele Pierre Landscape Design and Laurie Leek and staff of Landscape Ontario.

Coldstream Land Escape Company, Derek Geddes and Penny Geddes; Escapes Outdoor Living Design, Ryan Marshall; Kimmick Landscaping, Robert Wade Williams; Mountview Services, Brian Gill; PGS Landscape: Paul Snyders; Pete Vanderley’s Lawn Maintenance and  Landscape Services, Peter Vanderley CLP, Eric Wright CLT and Johnathon Frank and Bradley Schultz; Rural Roots Landscaping, Ian Willis and Jason Zehr; Sifton Properties: Jerry Hakkers; and Sara Carmichael, Fanshawe College. London Chapter stepped up by encouraging its members to lend a hand at this year’s tear-down