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Welcome to the official home of the New Hampshire Governor's Lilac and Wildflower Commission.

Established by Governor John H. Sununu in 1984, the goal of the Governor's Lilac and Wildflower Commission is to promote extensive planting, propogation and care of lilacs and wildflowers throughout New Hampshire.

These efforts are accomplished through agricultural, educational, and horticultural programs, and through local community projects that involve schools, youth groups, 4-H and Garden Clubs and other civic organizations. more...


Photo Contest Entry Information
This year's Lilac Photo Contest information is available for download


Photo Contest Winners Announced
August 22, 2018 - The Governor's Lilac and Wildflower Commission has recently announced winners of their 2018 Lilac Photo Contest. Winning photographs highlight lilac plantings in various New Hampshire community settings taken during the 2018 growing season.

2012 Winners

Winners included:
Grand Prize Winner Elise Sullivan Durham, NH
2nd Place Sarah Ferguson New Durham, NH
3rd Place Kim Durand Concord, NH
4th Place Michelle Durant Manchester, NH

View the complete list of winners and the winning photos (recommended for faster internet connections).


Promotional Items
Lilac and Wildflower items available for purchase.

While they last … The Lilac Photo Calendars (14 month) are here.

Governor’s Lilac and Wildflower Commission | 7 Hazen Drive | PO Box 483 | Concord, NH 03302-0483
603.271-1611 | 603.271-7025 fax

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