The APLD International Landscape Design Awards Program honors the best in landscape design from around the world. The program brings exceptional talent to the attention of peers, potential clients and the world of design. Entry categories include residential, non-residential, small gardens, planting design, specialty projects, show gardens and details.

Award recipients receive featured coverage in The Designer magazine, extensive public relations dissemination and will be honored at the 2018 APLD International Design Conference being held in Toronto next September.

All project entries must be submitted online through APLD’s awards website by October 31, 2017. Details on submission requirements and judging criteria can be found in the Awards Packet below.


Download the awards packet and start submitting your entries at


If you have any questions about the program or entry process, please contact Michelle Keyser at