'Penstemon sunrise' by Dennis Frates, overall 2012 winner.
The International Garden Photographer of the Year competition is calling for entries.
The competition, now in its seventh year, has a deadline of 31 October 2013.
International Garden Photographer of the Year is the world's premier competition for garden, plant and environmental photography, organised in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
There are eight categories:
The Beauty of Plants
Greening the City
Wildlife in the Garden
Trees, Woods, Forests
The Bountiful Earth
Photographers can enter single images or themed portfolios of six. There are over £13,000 worth of cash prizes with a range of special awards and prizes. Photographers new to the IGPOTY competition can enter a 'New Shoots' award.
For more information, visit the International Garden Photographer of the Year