PLANTS AND FLOWERS 2011

Class 77

Committee: Susan Elmes (Chair) 519-632-7021, Pauline Epplett, Blake Hughes, Eleanor Peart, Marg Verkuil

NOTE: NEW ENTRY DATES AND TIMES: Entries will be received on Thursday from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and remain in place until 4:30 pm on Sunday.

Please refer to the General Rules and Regulations . All exhibitors must have a 2011 Membership.

Prizes

Section

1st 2nd 3rd
1-32 $3.00 $2.50 $2.00
33 $5.00
34-40 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
41-57 $2.50 $2.00 $1.75

CUT FLOWERS

Sponsored by the Drumbo Agricultural Society

Flowers, Amateur, Section 1-33 must be grown by exhibitor. Buds showing colour count as a bloom.

Section

  1. Asters,  5 blooms
  2. Canna, 1 stem
  3. Coleus, one variety
  4. Coleus, 3 different varieties
  5. Cornflowers, 5 blooms
  6. Cosmos
  7. Dahlia, cactus, best bloom
  8. Dahlia, collection of blooms
  9. Gladioli, 1 spike 
  10. Geranium, 1 bloom
  11. Geranium, 3 blooms, assorted colours
  12. Hosta,1 variety, 3 leaves
  13. Hosta, 3 varieties, one leaf of each
  14. Hydrangea, 1 large head
  15. Impatiens, one colour
  16. Impatiens, assorted colours
  17. Marigold, small,7 blooms
  18. Marigold, large, 5 blooms
  19. Nasturtiums
  20. Petunias, single
  21. Petunias, double
  22. Petunias, wave variety
  23. Phlox, 3 stems
  24. Rose, single bloom
  25. "Only a Rose", 1 bloom floating in a suitable container
  26. Rudbeckia/Coneflower - 3 blooms
  27. Salvia, 3 spikes
  28. Sedum, 3 stems, one variety
  29. Sedum, 3 varieties, one stem of each
  30. Zinnia, large, 5 blooms
  31. Zinnia, small,7 blooms
  32. "Floating Flower", single bloom of any variety floating in a suitable container
  33. Special: 6" to 8" Dahlia Bloom.
    In memory of Dorothy Elmes, by the Blenheim-Dumfries Farm Women's Club - $5.00 first prize only
  34. The Dorothy Elmes Cut Flowers Special for the Exhibitor winning the most points in Sections 1 to 32, by Eileen & Martin Hartig - $10.00

    FLORAL DESIGN

    Sponsored by the Drumbo Agricultural Society

    Flowers used in the Floral Design, Sections 34-40 may be either grown by the exhibitor or acquired from any other source, i.e. florist.

    Section

  35. "Barns! It's a Country Thing" - accessories may be used.
  36. "Where did all the Flowers Go?" - fresh arrangement with no flowers.
  37. "Royal Wedding Beauty" - arrangement using Queen Anne's Lace and other flowers, accessories may be used.
  38. "A Walk in the Country" - wild flowers, weeds and coloured leaves in a unique container.
  39. "Tea Time" - an arrangement in a cup and saucer.
  40. "They Grow on and on..." - an arrangement of perennials, including at least 5 different varieties.
  41. "Merry Christmas!" - arrangement for the mantel using evergreens and fresh flowers
  42. The Rita Clark Floral Design Special for the Exhibitor winning the most points in Sections 34 to 40, by Drumbo Agricultural Society - $10.00

    HOUSE PLANTS

    Sponsored by Mountview Landscaping

    (Must be potted at least 1 month before fair)

    Section

  43. African Violet
  44. Baby Tears
  45. Begonia, any variety
  46. Coleus
  47. Dish Garden - Cacti or succulent, at least 3 varieties, accessories may be used
  48. Geranium in Bloom
  49. Herb Garden, collection of herbs, named
  50. Orchid
  51. Houseplant in bloom, any other variety, named
  52. Green Houseplant, any other variety, named
  53. HANGING BASKETS and OUTDOOR PLANTERS

    Sponsored by Mountview Landscaping

    Section

  54. Collection of Annuals in a Planter
  55. Boston Fern in a hanging basket
  56. Fushia in a hanging basket
  57. Spider Plant in a hanging basket
  58. Impatiens in a hanging basket 
  59. Wave Petunias in a hanging basket or planter
  60. "Your Choice!", Planter with any other varieties of plants and flowers

"JUDGE'S CHOICE" -  $5.00 and a Rosette

to the best entry in each of the following divisions:

-Cut Flowers
-Floral Design
-House Plants
In memory of Anna Elmes, donated by Eileen and Martin Hartig

CHAMPION in Class 77 Plants and Flowers

$25.00 Gift Certificate from MCTARYN FLOWERS AND GIFTS, AYR , will be awarded to the exhibitor winning the most points in Plants and Flowers.
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