Awards

Brent Markus has received widespread awards and recognition. Some of his awards include:

2006 J Frank Schmidt Grant
2006 Horticultural Research Institute Grant
"Root Hardiness of Woody Plants Suitable for Container Growing in Nursery and Urban Environments"
2005 John Z. Duling Tree Fund Grant

"Root Hardiness of Tree and Shrubs Suitable for Container Planting in the Urban Landscape"

Best Collectors Garden - Chicago Tribune
Award and Scholarship - North Shore Garden Club
1st place Garden - Gardeners of the North Shore
Award of Outstanding Contribution to the community Highland Park

Featured as one of 400 private gardens on the Garden Conservancy Open Days (2003 - Present)


Numerous regional and national publications, click here to view these publications.