If you enjoy photographing plants and flowers, you’ll love this year’s winning photos from the Royal Horticultural Society Photographic Competition. The competition celebrates the beauty of gardens and wildlife and attracts thousands of entries from amateur and professional photographers.
The winner of Plant and adult competitions in general The winner was Sanjay Jani with his beautifully evocative image of a saffron crocus taken in Iowas City, Iowa, which was spotted near a wall at golden hour.
Winner of the under-11s and the overall youth classification
Alex Chapman: Worlds Collide
Andrea Jones: Illuminating the past and present
Weinong Duan: Spread wings
Marek Mierzejewski: Green stars (Equisetum arvense, horsetail)
Mr. Asker Ibn Firoz: Bat in action!
Kam Hong Leung: A labor of love
Sara Bishop: Urban summer meadow
Lucie Havelange: Aerial Beauty
Other shortlisted entries and finalists can be viewed on the RHS website.