horticulture
2017 Schedule Now Live
Stewards Phyllis Hoy 0439 310 844 phylhoy@gmail.com, and members of Walcha Garden Club

Entries close Friday March 17th, 9.00am

Entries will also be accepted until 5.30pm at the pavilion, Thursday 16th March

NO LATE ENTRIES TAKEN

FIRST $2, SECOND $1 Entry fee (non members) 50c

DAHLIA SIZES; For Exhibitors

Large Dahlia 210mm & under 260

Medium Dahlia..160mm & under 210mm

Small Dahlia..120mm & under 160mm

Miniature under 120mm Pompon under 50mm

Over 210mm one per Vase

Under 210mm = Unit= three blooms of the one variety

Container = 6-12 Blooms

DAHLIA CLASSES (Containers will be provided)
1
Large Decorative Dahlia
2
Three Medium Decorative Dahlia
3
Unit of Miniature Decorative Dahlia
4
Medium Garden Cactus Dahlia
5
Three Medium Garden Cactus Dahlia.NND
6
Unit of Pompon Dahlia
7
Unit of Waterlily Dahlia
8
Container of Dahlias
9
One Fimbriated Dahlia
10
Any other Dahlia not mentioned
11
Three Small Decorative Dahlia
12
Three Small Cactus Dahlia
DAHLIAS - Walcha District Only
13
Medium Dahlia over 160mm
14
Small Dahlia under 160mm
15
Cactus Dahlia
16
Any other Dahlia not mentioned
17
Container of Dahlias, NND
18
Unit of Miniature Decorative Dahlia
Champion Dahlia OR Exhibit - Champion Ribbon and Prize Money
ROSES (Containers will be provided)
20
Red Specimen Rose
21
White Specimen Rose
22
Pink Specimen Rose
23
Yellow Specimen Rose
24
Specimen Rose any other colour

not mentioned

25
Three Roses, one variety, bud to Full Bloom
26
One Cut of Floribunda Rose
27
Container of Roses, one variety. Up to 6 cuts.
28
Container of miniature Roses. Up to 6 cuts.
29
Container of Old Fashioned Roses.

Up to 6 cuts.

30
Container of Single Roses. Up to 6 cuts.
31
Container of Mixed Roses, any variety. Up to 6 cuts.
32
Container of Roses. Men Only. Up to 6 cuts.
33
Most perfumed Rose
Champion Rose or Exhibit - Champion Ribbon and Prize
Jan Koebel Memorial trophy for Most Outstanding Rose exhibit (Walcha district exhibitors only)
Perpetual Trophy, and Prize
MISCELLANEOUS CUT BLOOMS (Containers will be provided)
40
Cut of Geranium
41
Cut of Ivy Geranium
42
Hydrangea
43
Three Hydrangea NND
44
Three Cuts of Penstemon
45
Three Cuts of Fuschias
46
One cut of Unusual Flower
47
Specimen Flower Not Mentioned
48
Three cuts of Flower not mentioned
49
Gladiolus
50
One Cut of Sedum
51
Three Cuts of Alstromeria NND
52
Container of Petunias up to 6 cuts
53
Container of Japanese Anemone up to 6 cuts
54
Container of Daisies up to 6 cuts
55
Container of Cosmos up to 6 cuts
56
Six Stems of Flowers NND
57
Container of Flowering Shrub
58
One Cut of Foliage
59
One Cut of Australian Native Shrub
60
Potted Plant [Pot diameter not to exceed 30cm] must have drip tray
61
Potted Fern [pot diameter not to exceed 30cm] must have drip tray
62
Pot of Succulents [Pot diameter not to exceed 20cm]
Champion Miscellaneous Bloom OR Exhibit
Prize donated by BORTHWICK FAMILY
Guidelines for competitors

Section. 75-81

1. Exhibits judged on interpretation of schedule, creativity. originality, principles & elements of design.

2. Plant material should predominate over all other components in a design.

3. Exhibits must be the individual exhibitor's own work.

4. No artificial plant material may be used [ie. made from manufactured or non plant material such as artificial flowers/foliage].

5. Fresh plant material must be in water or in water retaining material unless material remains turgid throughout the show.

6. A design must not be changed in any way after judging.

7. THE JUDGES DECISION IS FINAL

Competitors please notify Phyllis Hoy of their entries for the Decorative Section by 3rd March 2017

Either by phone..OR Text..0439310844, OR phylhoy@gmail.com.

BENCH SPACE, is 60cm [display area] in width & height and is optional unless stated otherwise.

Decorative - Open

DECORATIVE - OPEN
75
Decorated Ladies Evening Shoe
76
Prunings & Pretty Things
77
Wall Hanging ..Flowers & Fibres. Does not have to be framed
78
TRADITIONAL. Vertical can be Massed OR Lined

Class 78 winner will receive the Olga Lisle Memorial Trophy

79
Oriental Garden
Open Champion arrangement Champion Ribbon & Prize
DECORATIVE- RESTRICTED
80
Ikebana
81
Tall & Twisted
Restricted Champion Arrangement Champion Ribbon & Prize

Junior Section

NO ENTRY FEE for Children

Trophy Donated by Robyn Lyon
Pre School & Under
82
Small vase of flowers for Mum
INFANTS - YEARS K-2
83
Saucer, Sand Succulents & Stones
PRIMARY - YEARS 3-4
84
Patchwork [Size A4]
PRIMARY - YEARS 5-6
85
Driftwood Monsters [Work in groups of 4 or 6] Name your monster.
HIGH SCHOOL
60
Floor design, Rural & Rustic
All Champion trophies have been generously donated BY WALCHA GARDEN CLUB
Walcha Show 17/18 March 2017
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