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Nassau Park Wins Third Place in National Landscape Design Contest

Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson won in the “Make An Entrance” theme for garden entrances.

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Photo: Town of North Hempstead.

Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson was selected as a 3rd place winner in the All-America Selections’ 2020 Landscape Design Challenge’s “Make An Entrance!” contest. The organization asked participants to show their creativity by highlighting garden entrances.


North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Boswort called the award a testament to the Parks Department team including Commissioner of Parks and Recreation Arnyce Foster-Hernandez, Town Horticulturist Bonnie Klein, and the staff working at Clark Botanic Garden.


“I am glad they have been recognized for their passion, dedication and extraordinary efforts," Boswort said.


All-America Selections is an independent non-profit organization that tests new and never-before-sold varieties for the home gardener. They work to promote new garden varieties and recognize superior garden performances.


Visit Clark Botanic Garden and see their award-winning garden entrance at 193 I. U. Willets Road, Albertson, (516) 484-2208. The park is open daily from 10am to 4pm.