Reader’s Choice Voting Rules And Conditions

Reader’s Choice Voting Rules And Conditions

Voting Period. Readers’ Choice voting begins on June 28 and ends on July 14, 2014 at 12:01 P.M. ET.

Who Can Vote. Growers, retailers, educators, suppliers, allieds and all members of the horticulture industry.


Frequency of Voting. One vote per user is permitted in each semi-final category (Annuals, Perennials and Best of the Rest) and one vote is permitted in the final round, which will select the Readers’ Choice winner. Meister Media and Greenhouse Grower reserve the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any votes it finds to be tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the voting or violating the rules.

How To Vote. Voting takes place at

Variety Eligibility. Varieties eligible for the Readers’ Choice award include those that were not commercially available to growers in North America before January 1, 2014. Entrants need not be displayed at California Spring Trials.

Judging and Selection of Winners. There will be three (3) semi-final categories that users will vote for: “Annuals,” “Perennials” and “Best of the Rest.” Readers will then vote among the finalists, determining the Readers’ Choice Award winner. The names of the winners will be posted on within one (1) week of the end of the voting.