Karin Standler Landscape Architecture ha dato vita ad un nuovo premio, "Premio europeo per il Giardinaggio ecologico", per dare riconoscimento a progetti innovativi in Europa, ideati nel rispetto della natura, coltivati in modo ecologico, che incorporano aspetti sociali ed economici e che contribuiscono a sensibilizzare l'opinione pubblica sul giardinaggio ecologico.
Karin Standler Landscape Architecture has created a new award, "European Award for Ecological Gardening", which celebrates innovative projects in Europe that are designed with a focus on nature, are ecologically maintained, that incorporate social and economic aspects as well as contribute to public awareness of ecological gardening.
It is the objective of the Award to award prizes to outstanding, high-quality projects and performances, which have already been implemented and which are based on ecological gardening. Awards will be given to innovative and sustainable projects of exemplary character, which are near-naturally designed, ecologically cultivated, include social and economic aspects and contribute to awareness-raising of the public for ecological gardening.
The award "European Award for Ecological Gardening" which recognizes outstanding environmental achievements will be awarded by the initiative "Natur im Garten" represented by the Federal Province of Lower Austria in conjunction with the European Garden Association.
The prize money will be total € 6.000. Project entries for the award can be submitted until 1st June 2015. The award ceremony will take place on Saturday, 10th October 2015 at 4.00 pm in Tulln, Lower Austria. On the day of the ceremony there is a symposium called "Gardens of the future - New garden spaces in Europe".