Kent Greenhouse & Gardens selected for two awards

Kent Greenhouse & Gardens in Kent after a fall shower a few years ago.

Kent Greenhouse & Gardens in Kent after a fall shower a few years ago.

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KENT — Kent Greenhouse & Gardens has been selected to receive two awards of excellence — a Gold Award and a Silver Award — by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP).

These mark the first national awards for the firm, the announcement about the awards said. Both projects were designed by landscape architect Brian Cossari. The Gold Award went to an intricate pool environment overlooking Candlewood Lake. The Silver Award was given to a secluded backyard renovation in Roxbury.

Each year, the NALP awards of excellence recognizes exceptional landscape and lawn care projects from around the nation. This year, 110 awards were bestowed for maintenance, design/build or contracting projects.

More information about NALP can be found at landscapeprofessionals.org.