PLANTS AND FLOWERS 2012

Class 77

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

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 2012 Membership.

Prizes

Section

1st 2nd 3rd
1-34 $3.00 $2.50 $2.00
35 $5.00
36-42 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
43-59 $2.50 $2.00 $1.75

CUT FLOWERS

Sponsored by the Drumbo Agricultural Society

Flowers, Amateur, Section 1-35 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. Coneflower, 3 blooms
  6. Cornflowers, 5 blooms
  7. Cosmos
  8. Dahlia, cactus, best bloom
  9. Dahlia, collection of blooms
  10. Geranium, 1 bloom
  11. Geranium, 3 blooms, assorted colours
  12. Gladioli, 1 spike
  13. Grass, Ornamental, 3 stems
  14. Hosta,1 variety, 3 leaves
  15. Hosta, 3 varieties, one leaf of each
  16. Hydrangea, 1 large head
  17. Impatiens, one colour
  18. Impatiens, assorted colours
  19. Marigold, small,7 blooms
  20. Marigold, large, 5 blooms
  21. Nasturtiums
  22. Petunias, single
  23. Petunias, double
  24. Petunias, wave variety
  25. Phlox, 3 stems
  26. Rose, single bloom
  27. "Only a Rose", 1 bloom floating in a suitable container
  28. Rudbeckia, 3 blooms
  29. Salvia, 3 spikes
  30. Sedum, 3 stems, one variety
  31. Sedum, 3 varieties, one stem of each
  32. Zinnia, large, 5 blooms
  33. Zinnia, small,7 blooms
  34. "Floating Flower", single bloom of any variety floating in a suitable container
  35. Special: 6" to 8" Dahlia Bloom.
    In memory of Dorothy Elmes, by the Blenheim-Dumfries Farm Women's Club - $5.00 first prize only
  36. The Dorothy Elmes Cut Flowers Special for the Exhibitor winning the most points in Sections 1 to 34, by Eileen & Martin Hartig - $10.00

    FLORAL DESIGN

    Sponsored by the Drumbo Agricultural Society

    Flowers used in the Floral Design, Sections 36-42 may be either grown by the exhibitor or acquired from any other source, i.e. florist.

    Section

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

    HOUSE PLANTS

    Sponsored by Mountview Landscaping

    (Must be potted at least 1 month before fair)

    Section

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

    Sponsored by Mountview Landscaping

    Section

  56. Collection of Annuals in a Planter
  57. Boston Fern in a hanging basket
  58. Fushia in a hanging basket
  59. Spider Plant in a hanging basket
  60. Impatiens in a hanging basket 
  61. Wave Petunias in a hanging basket or planter
  62. "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

$20.00 Gift Certificate from McCORMICK FLORIST, PARIS, will be awarded to the exhibitor with most points in Plants and Flowers.

$10.00 Gift Certificate from STOKES SEEDS will be awarded to the exhibitor with 2nd most points in Plants and Flowers.