Class 29 – Plants and Flowers

Director: Sharon Beer 519-848-2503, & Donna Clark

 

Rules:

1. Potted Plants in bloom should be potted at least 3 months previous to fair.

2. Bloom: An individual flower, one to a stem.  Do not leave buds showing

3. Stem: May carry one or more flowers

4. Spray: A portion of the plant with a number of flowers on one stem.

5. All Gladioli must be in suitable containers

6. Exhibitors to supply their own containers.

7. Only one entry, per person per section

8. $5.00 Membership must be paid to exhibit

9. Exhibits must be at the Arthur Arena for judging by 11:30 am on Friday September 9th, 2022

 

Prizes: $5.00; $4.00; $3.00

 

Potted Plants in Bloom (one plant per pot)

1. African Violet, single crown, single bloom

2. Gerber, Daisy

3. Geranium, single or double

4. Petunia

5. Begonia, tuberous

6. Begonia, fibrous

7. Impatiens, single or double

8. Orchid in bloom

9. Any other plant in bloom, named

Foliage Plants (one type in a pot)

10. Baby’s Tears

11. Coleus

12. Shamrock

13. Spider Plant

14. Succulent

15. Any other foliage, named

Hanging Plants (Ready to hang)

16. Any blooming plants

17. Foliage Plants

18. Mixed, foliage and flowers

Cut Flowers (remove leaves below water line)

19. Aster, 5 blooms, any colour

20. Aster, 2 varieties, 3 blooms each

21. Calendula, 5 blooms, any colour

22. Black-eyed Susan - 5 stems

23. Cornflower, 5 stems, any colour

24. Cosmos, 3 long sprays, any colour

25. Dahlia, 1 large bloom over 5” diameter

26. Dahlia, 3 blooms, , under 5” diameter

27. Dahlia, 3 varieties, one bloom each

28. Geranium, single, 3 stems

29. Gladioli, 3 stems, all a different colour

30. Gladioli, 1 stem, White

31. Gladioli, 1 stem, Pink

32. Hydrangea, 1 bloom

33. Lily, canna, 2 stems

34. Marigold, 5 blooms, small, under 2 ½” in diameter

35. Marigold, 3 blooms, large, over 2 ½” in diameter

36. Pansies, single, 3 blooms with foliage

37. Petunias, single, 5 sprays, same colour

38. Coneflower, 3 blooms

39. Sunflower – one bloom over 6” dia.

40. Snapdragon 3 stems

41. Turtlehead, 3 stems

42. Sedum – 3 stems

43. Zinnias, 3 blooms over 4” diameter

44. Zinnias, 5 blooms under 4” diameter

45. Any other annual not listed, 3 stems named (not shrub or vine)

46. Rose, 1 spray- miniature

47. Rose, 1 spray - Floribunda

48. Rose, 1 long stem - Hybrid Tea

49. Rose, 1 bloom floating in a bowl with foliage

50. Any bloom, (not a rose) floating in a dish (bloom not to touch sides or bottom of dish)

51. Any other perennial not listed, 3 stems, named

 

Walker Industries Special

Exhibitor with the most points in the Cut flower Section 19-51 receives a prize from Walker Industries

 

Walker Industries Special

Best Entry in the Cut flower Section 19-51 receives a prize from Walker Industries

 

NEW ** Tullamore Lavender Co. Special - Sponsored by Stephanie Craig and Steven Larmer

A bouquet of 25 stems of homegrown lavender. Any variety, dried and tied with a string.

1st prize - $25.00; 2nd prize - $15.00; 3rd prize $10.00

 

Design & Arrangements

52. Wildflower arrangement in a suitable container

53. “It’s Valentine’s Day” arrangement in a Red container using red & white flowers.

54. “Birthday Party!” Design in a novelty container for a child’s birthday party. Your choice of flowers

55. “Blazing Blooms” All around bouquet in a clear container using the colours Orange & Red.

56. Bouquet of your best garden bloomers, included at least 4 different varieties

57. “Get Well Soon” Arrangement

58. “Good Morning” Bright colours in a coffee mug

59. One sided triangular arrangement

60. Bouquet of Zinnias in antique container

61. Arrangement/Design in a tea pot

 

 

In Memory of Nell Powell Special - Sponsored by Janice Walsh and Teunie Laros

“Proud to be Canadian” An Arrangement using red and white and a Canadian Flag

1st prize - $10.00; 2nd prize - $6.00; 3rd prize $4.00

 

Walker Industries Special

1st Prize winner in Section 56 receives a prize from Walker Industries

 

Walker Industries Special

1st prize winner in Section 61 receives a prize from Walker Industries

 

Ontario Seed Company Special

Judges’ Choice:  Best entry from Section 52-61 receives Rosette & $12.00 Gift Certificate

 

NEW *** Donna’s Designs for You Special

Most points in Design and Arrangement Section.

Winner receives a $50,00 Gift Certificate to Donna’s Designs for You