The Friends of Norwich in Bloom local environment competitions have been run and judged by members for over 30 years, and prior to that were run by Norwich City Council. All Norwich residents, community groups and businesses are invited to enter to improve and enhance local surroundings. Some are shown to regional Anglia in Bloom and national RHS Britain in Bloom judges.
Each entry is judged allowing The Friends of Norwich in Bloom to award standards from Bronze, Silver, Silver Gilt and Gold. Trophies and prize monies are presented by the Lord Mayor and sponsors at a Presentation .
1. Commercial Premises and Containers
2. Public House
3. Sheltered Housing Schemes
4. Floral Display in Containers
5. Floral Gardens of any size *
6. Wildlife Garden for Birds, Bees and Butterflies
7. Best Allotment Newcomer
8. Best Allotment
9. Gardeners with disabilities (Individuals)
10. Gardeners with disabilities (Groups)
11. Community Gardens and Growing Projects
12. Best Kept Churchyard in Norwich Membership