The Edmond Sun

June 21, 2013

Wintz family earns Yard of the Week honor

Special to The Sun

EDMOND — Billy and Cynthia Wintz, 149 Amberwood Road, in the Coffee Creek Addition, are the first Yard of the Week winners for 2013. This large, aesthetically pleasing corner yard with blending colors and textures of both annual and perennials flowers will brighten your day as your drive by their home.

This colorful yard was designed and is maintained by Billy and Cynthia. Featured trees in their yard are a Chinese Pistashe, Shumardi Oak and a Ragatly Crabapple. Their gracefully designed beds contain youpon hollies, boxwoods, red knockout roses, firepower nandinas, purple salvia, assorted Asiatic lilies, calla lilies, red dahlias and an assortment of zinnias and Gerber daisies. Their beds also contain asters, scabosia, California poppies, marigolds, banana cream Shasta daisies, pink whirling garu and assorted ornamental grasses.

Edmond Beautiful congratulates the Wintz family for making their yard a standout, which bring happiness to their friends and neighbors. They receive a $50 store credit from The Home Depot on Broadway and a six-month subscription to The Edmond Sun.

The Edmond Beautiful Yard of the Week is co-sponsored by The Sun, The Home Depot and the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce. To nominate a yard, call 341-2808.