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PLANTS & FLOWERS

CLASS 19

COMMITTEE: Ainsley Gillespie 705-426-9561

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 10:00 and 11:00 AM Sunday, Prizes awarded only to a creditable entry.

NOTE: Cut flowers should be shown with their own foliage.
Judging in accordance to the Ontario Judging and Exhibiting Standards Publication 2019. (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, max pot size 8”
 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. 1 bloom floating in a bowl - begonia/clematis/or other       (not a rose)
  8. Coleus Leaves - 1 stem any variety
  9. Cosmos 3 stems single bloom type, same variety
10. Cosmos 3 stems double bloom type, same variety
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 - 3 blooms
17. Nasturtium 5 blooms with own foliage
18. Any other annual not listed - 1 bloom, named if possible

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

PERENNIAL
24. Lavatera - 3 stem any variety
25. Rudbeckia any type - 3 blooms any colour
26. Echinacea - cone flower 3 blooms 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. Gladiolus arrangement 3 -5 spikes

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. Hydrangea 1 stem, any type, 76cm
      (30”) or less

ARRANGEMENTS
37. Kids in the Fair...Everywhere! - A design for the young
      at heart (may use accessories)
38. Basket of seasonal fruits, vegetables and flowers
39. Mellow Yellow - a minature design not over 5”
      in any direction
40. Welcome Fall - home entrance adornment

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