The annual International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition brings together the best garden, plant and botanical photography from across the globe. Now in its 10th year, the competition is run in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom.
A range of categories within the competition include ‘The beauty of plants’, ‘Wildlife in the garden’, ‘Trees’ and ‘Wildflower landscapes’ among others.
Here we look at our top picks from the competition.
Late autumn (Overall winner)
Snowdonia National Park in North Wales
Windamere Hotel, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
Stavordale Priory in Winter
Weinheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Wuhan Botanical Garden, Wuhan City, China
Dandong City, Liaoning Province, China
Band of Brothers
Wuhan City, China
Wrocław, Lower Silesia, Poland
Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park, Brazil
La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain
Maroon Bells Scenic Area, Colorado, USA
Lago di Campotosto, Abruzzo, Italy
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
The Miao Terraces
Guizhou Province, China
Good night Budapest
Guangdong Province, China
Abbey Garden, Tresco, The Isles of Scilly, England
All images belong to the Garden World Images Ltd.