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PLANTS & FLOWERS

CLASS 19

COMMITTEE: Cyndi Schaffer 705-426-2694
                       Sharon Marvin 705-426-2271

ENTRY FEE: $5.00 Exhibitor/Membership Fee

LOCATION: Curling Club

Only one entry per person per section. Exhibits MUST be in place before 8:00 PM Thursday and MUST be removed between 3:30 and 4:40 PM Sunday, Prizes awarded only to a creditable entry.

NOTE: Cut flowers should be shown with their own foliage.
Judging in accordance to the new Ontario Judging and Exhibiting Standards Publication 34. (Book will be available for review at the Beaverton Public Library or on Thursday at the Curling Club registration desk.

All specimens must be grown by the exhibitor, arrangements excluded.

House plants must have been in the exhibitor's possession for at least 3 months.

All specimens must be in clear colourless glass containers. (exception design classes) For tall specimens, such as hydrangeas or gladioli, a wide-bottomed bottle such as a clear milk bottle or a clear wine bottle is recommended for stability of entry.

Flowers and plants should be free of disease and insects; remove spent blooms, ragged leaves, water stains, dust and other "foreign" and unsightly material

Beaverton Horticultural Society Special
Most Points 1st - $12, 2nd - $8, 3rd - $5

Beaverton Horticultural Society Best in Show, Sections 7 to 36
Prize Money $10 plus Rosette

PRIZE MONEY: $5, $4, $3

SECTIONS:

LIVE FLOWERS

Container Grown Plants
 1. African Violet,any colour, double crown
 2. Cactus Garden, 3-5 cactus or succulents in
     pot, named if possible
 3. Potted Ivy
 4. Houseplant in bloom maximum
     pot size 8”
 5. Houseplant grown for foliage, maximum
     pot size 8”
 6. Outdoor Potted Planter, minimum 3 plant
    varieties, container to be considered, any
    size

ANNUALS
 7. Begonia - 1 bloom floating in a bowl
 8. Coleus Leaves - 1 stem any variety
 9. Cosmos 1 stem any variety
10. Marigold, over 7.5 cm - 3 blooms
11. Marigold under 7.5 cm - 5 blooms
12. Sunflower, any variety - 1 bloom
13. Sunflower - largest head
14. Sunflower - tallest - roots must be removed
15. Zinnia Pompom/ball - 3 stems
16. Zinnia any other/any variety - 1 bloom
17. Any other annual not listed - 1 bloom

BULBS
18. Dahlia, ball/pompom shape, 3 blooms
      same colour
19. Dahlia , cactus/semi cactus - 1 bloom
20. Dahlia, any type, under 6" - 1 bloom
21. Dahlia, any type, over 6" - 1 bloom
22. Gladiolus - any colour 1 spike

PERENNIAL
23. Sedum - 1 stem any variety
24. Phlox - any colour 1 stem, disbud side
     shoot
25. Rudbeckia any type - 1 bloom any colour
26. Echinacea - 1 bloom any type/variety,
      named if possible
27. Chrysanthemums - 3 sprays any colour or
      variety
28. Any other perennial not listed above,
      1 stem, named if possible

COLLECTIONS
29. Grasses, annual/perennial - 5 stems min 3 varieties
30. Fall Flowers, min. 5 varieties, 7 stems
      (named if possible)
31. Hosta Leaves - 3 different specimens
32. Heuchera (coral bells) different leaves
      only, 3 specimens

ROSES and SHRUBS
33. Rose, shrub type, 1 spray, any variety
34. Rose, single bloom, 1 rose any variety, any
      colour
35. Rose - 1 bloom floating in water, any colour
36. Flowering Shrub, 1 branch or stem, 76cm
      (30") or less

ARRANGEMENTS
37. Canada Proud, Country Wide - Any flowers
       in red and white (may use accessories)
38. Roadside Beauties - A design incorporating
      roadside flowers
39. Leftovers - A design using flower seed
      heads and pods
40. Tiny Tots - a miniature design not over 5” in
      any direction

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