The Edmond Sun

August 31, 2013

Rennixes in Trails North win final Yard of the Week for 2013


Special to The Sun

EDMOND — George and Suzanne Rennix, 2717 Julies Trail, Trails North Addition are this week’s Yard of the Week winner.

This dazzlingly colorful yard which was designed and maintained by Suzanne, who is a “Master Gardner,” has put her knowledge and skills to work highlighting her yard with effective use of crotons in the right places. Featured trees and shrubs are an unusual desert willow, bird of paradise, Carolina buckthorn, river birches, Japanese Maples, globe spruce, leather leaf mahonias and caress mahonias. Her attractive beds also contain assorted coleus, orange impatiens, coral bells, a beautiful pink Japanese anemone, ajugas, orange crossandras, purple false vervain, lions mane, red hot pokers, ornamental grasses and gregi salvia. Hanging baskets of Boston Ferns highlight her porch.

Edmond Beautiful congratulates George and Suzanne for making their yard a standout, which brings happiness to their friends and neighbors. They will 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. Edmond Beautiful would like to thank all those that took time out of their busy schedules to call in nominations to recognize all those that work so hard in making Edmond Beautiful. It was a great year for nominations.