The King and Queen award prizes for themed gardens at Solliden

The King with Anette Jonsson Sundell from Växtzon 4, winner of the Solliden Award.

The King with Anette Jonsson Sundell from Växtzon 4, winner of the Solliden Award. Photo: Pelle T Nilsson/SPA

On Saturday 27 July, The King and Queen awarded prizes to the winners of this year's themed gardens competition in Solliden Palace Park. The themed gardens competition was arranged in the palace grounds for the fifth time. This year's theme was 'balcony life'.

Anette Jonsson Sundell from Växtzon 4 won the jury's prize, the Solliden Award, for her entry, 'Storgatan7B'.

The King with Marianne Wigforss from Mirabellgården who won the visitor's prize for her entry, 'Staycation'.

The King with Marianne Wigforss from Mirabellgården who won the visitor's prize for her entry, 'Staycation'. Photo: Pelle T Nilsson/SPA

The King and Queen with representatives from Plant that Plant and Kornheddinge Kvarn, winners of the Digital Award for their entry 'Butterfly balcony'.

The King and Queen with representatives from Plant that Plant and Kornheddinge Kvarn, winners of the Digital Award for their entry 'Butterfly balcony'. Photo: Pelle T Nilsson/SPA

The King and Queen examine one of the themed garden entries.

The King and Queen examine one of the themed garden entries. Photo: Pelle T Nilsson/SPA

Amid the greenery, The Queen speaks with Magdalena Åkesson from Blomsterlandet in Kalmar.

Amid the greenery, The Queen speaks with Magdalena Åkesson from Blomsterlandet in Kalmar. Photo: Pelle T Nilsson/SPA

The themed gardens will be on display in Solliden Palace Park until 31 August.

Find out more at the Solliden Palace websiteexternal link, opens in new window.