Welcome to the Pocket Garden showcase

The Pocket Garden 2023 showcase voting is now closed.

Thankyou for voting for your 3 favourite Pocket Gardens. Images of this years’ winners of the design competition can be found below. These amazing gardens are inspired by the 2023 themes of Celebration, One Planet Picnic and Wildlife Gardening.

We hope these incredible gardens inspire you to have a go at a Pocket Garden yourself.

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Congratulations to all the schools that took part in the 2023 Pocket Garden Design Competition.

8514 people voted for their favourite Pocket Gardens. The judges awarded Certificates of Achievement to the Pocket Gardens that excelled in illustrating each theme.

You can see all the gardens below.

Winners of the public vote

Certificates of Achievement for the themes.

All design competition winners

Aberdeen City


Argyll and Bute


Dumfries and Galloway

Dundee City

East Ayrshire

East Lothian

East Renfrewshire 

Eilean Siar



Glasgow City




North Ayrshire 

North Lanarkshire



West Dunbartonshire

The Pocket Garden 2023 competition has now finished

For more information about the Pocket Garden Design Competition, please visit the

Pocket Garden homepage

Have you been inspired by these amazing Pocket Gardens?

You can view previous year's entries in our Pocket Garden Stories page, or create your own Pocket Garden at home

Why not learn more about our other amazing Food and the Environment resources, including One Planet Picnic?

Don't forget, your school or nursery can take part in next year's competition. Keep an eye on the Pocket Garden homepage for details. 

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