Great news for today! Global Plant Council and “Plants, People and Planet” are happy to announce the 3 winners of our #plantSciART competition.

Category: My favorite plant

My favorite plant” winner entry belongs to Rebecca Hayes‏ (@BigGirlPlants). A beautiful embroidery inspired by her studies on pollen transfer networks.

plant science inspired embroidery
Consider following Rebecca Hayes‏ on her twitter account @BigGirlPlants

Category: Plants that will save the world

Plants that will save the world” awarded entry belongs to the (obviously) very talented Ana Valladares (@AnaPValladares). Very impressive maize inspired collage.

Consider following Ana Valladares on her twitter account @AnaPValladares

Category: Plant science in action

And last but not least, “Plant science in action“. This category was particularly difficult to decide. Finally, Charlotte’s Pain (@Charly_Pain) entry was chosen: a visually impactful GIF of a tobacco endoplasmic reticulum that shows that lab work and art are much closer than you might initially think.

Consider following Charlotte Pain on her twitter account @Charly_Pain

Summary of the competition

28 valid contribution entered the contest, gathering well over 2.200 likes and retweets from fellow plant science enthusiasts.

Most entries can be admired in our curated Twitter moment (FYI, the equivalent to an Instagram story 😉) below.

THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR INCREDIBLE CONTRIBUTIONS!

AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP SPREADING THE WORD.

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