Moore Landscapes wins Three Awards in I-Plants Magazine’s International Design Contest

May 19, 2017

Johnson Fediw Associates, publisher of I-Plants Magazine, announced the winners of its International Design Contest today.

Moore Landscapes, Inc. won First Place in the Atrium Gardens category for their interior planting at the Presidents Plaza in Chicago. Moore also won First Place in the Holiday Décor category for their project at 231 LaSalle Street and Second Place for their Holiday Décor project at 200 South Wacker, both also in Chicago.

“Moore Landscapes projects are unique for their designs. This team really thought outside the box to bring their clients and visitors something truly special,” says Kathy Fediw, LEED AP ID+C, CLP, CLT, publisher of I-Plants Magazine. “Their innovative projects are an inspiration to others in the design industry and really showcases what can be done. We are very proud to recognize Moore Landscapes’ talent and to celebrate the fresh and innovative design work that Moore is bringing to their clients and their community.”

Entries were judged by a panel of 4 experts—Nerida Hills, owner of Nerida’s Interior Plantscaping and President of the Interior Plantscape Association in Australia and New Zealand; Rich Batcho, an award-winning special events designer; Chris Raimondi, owner of Raimondi Horticultural Services and instructor at the New York Botanical Gardens; and Mary Golden, Advocacy Incubator for Green Plants for Green Buildings. Entries were judged on the uniqueness and innovation of their design; innovative use of materials; appropriateness for the space; and satisfaction of the client.

Johnson Fediw Associates is the publisher of I-Plants Urban Horticulture Magazine and is a diversified consulting and education company serving the horticulture industry world-wide. For more information on I-Plants Magazine visit