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Top 5 finalists of our Fairchild Challenge BGCI Global Competition

We are delighted to announce the top 5 finalists of the Fairchild Challenge BGCI Global Competiton 2012.  Click on the images below to read about which plants are included in their stunning wreaths and why. 

The winner will be announced on May 18th - Plant Conservation Day!

See all 10 finalists

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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, USA

South Plantation High School

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, USA, Woodland Hills Junior High School

National Tropical Botanical Garden,

Hawaii, USA. Kōkua `Āina Youth Initiative
  University of Sofia Botanic Garden, Bulgaria 
 Eden Project, UK 

University of Athens Diomedes Botanic

Garden Greece, Erythres Gymnasium