Summer Show

50th Annual Summer
Flower & Vegetable Show

will take place on

Saturday 19th August 2017 at 2:30pm

Click here to see photographs from the 2015 Show

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50th Annual Summer Flower & Vegetable Show Schedules
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Summer Show

Plant judges: Mr John Raffle and Mrs Lesley Cooke

 Vegetables (Section A)

 

1 Shallots (culinary)  

7

2 Beetroot  

3

3 Onions – bulb over 250 grams  

3

4 Onions – bulb under 250 grams  

5

5 Runner beans  

6

6 Potatoes, white  

3

7 Potatoes, coloured  

3

8 Carrots  

3

9 French beans  

6

10 Vegetable Marrows, under 350mm  

2

11 Lettuces  

2

12 Tomatoes, over 35mm (on a plate)  

5

13 Cherry tomatoes, under 35mm (on a plate)  

5

14 Courgettes  

2

15 Capsicums, any colour  

3

16 Cucumbers  

2

17 Collection of five kinds of vegetables (not salad).

One of each kind. Contained within a seed tray approx.14”x9”

18 Collection of five kinds of salad vegetables.

One of each kind. Contained within a seed tray approx.14”x9”

19 Collection of cut herbs in a container
20 Radishes (salad) on a plate  

6

21 Squashes, summer (not pumpkins)  

2

22 Peas, any variety, pods on a plate  

6

23 Longest runner bean  

1

24 Parsnips  

2

25 Any mis-shaped vegetable  

1

26 Garlic bulb  

1

27 Any other summer vegetable  

3

28 Pickling shallots, bulbs under 30mm  

9

Fruit (Section B)

All fruit entries to be on plates.

It is recommended that stalks are left attached to fruit.

29 Dessert apples  

3

30 Culinary apples  

3

31 Any one soft fruit: Blackberries

Raspberries

Hybrid berries

Blueberries

Strawberries

 

12

12

12

12

9

32 Plums or gages  

5

33 Any one other fruit

not mentioned above:

Apricots

Peaches

Nectarines

Cherries

Damsons

Quinces

Figs

Bunch of grapes

Medlars

Melon

 

3

3

3

9

9

3

5

1

3

1

 

Flowers (Section C)

40 Any rose grown as a bush  

3 stems

41 Any rose grown as a climber or rambler  

3 stems

42 Hybrid tea rose  

3 blooms

43 Gladiolus  

1 spike

44 Dahlias, cactus  

3 blooms

45 Dahlias, any one variety (not cactus)  

3 blooms

46 Dahlias, any variety or mixed  

5 blooms

47 Sweet peas, any variety or mixed  

10 stems

48 Annuals and own foliage 3 or more kinds
49 Herbaceous perennials and own foliage 3 or more kinds
50 A vase of flowers and foliage from your garden
 

51

 

A climbing plant in flower

 

3 stems

52 Fruit from one kind of outdoor tree or shrub  

3 stems

53 Flowers from one kind of outdoor tree or shrub  

3 stems

54 Decorative foliage (no flowers or fruit)  

3 kinds

60 Flowering pot plant, up to 5 inch pot
61 Flowering pot plant, up to 10 inch pot
62 Geranium / Pelargonium, up to 5 inch pot
63 Foliage pot plant, up to 5 inch pot
64 Cactus or succulent plant, up to 5 inch pot
65 Orchid

 

Floral Art (Section D)

Judge: Pam Smith

Niches will be 24”wide, 30”high and 18”deep, on white cloth

80 It’s Carnival Time  
81 By the Seashore  
82 Congratulations – it’s a Ruby Wedding  
83 Through the Looking Glass

A petite arrangement 25cm x 25cm x 25 cm

 

Juniors up to 12 years (Section E)

(Children’s work may be guided but should be unaided)

Judge: Gillian Wilson

90 She sells sea shells  
91 A tomato plant grown from seed supplied  
92 A cake for Red Nose Day  

Home produce (Section F)

This section will be judged on taste and appearance

Please don’t use any fresh cream

100 A plate of 6 scones, up to 3 kinds
101 A Drizzle Cake – any flavour
102 A jar of jam, jelly or fruit curd

Photography (Section G)

110 A view from a Bridge

Photograph to have been taken in UK – please attach label stating location.

Print size up to 8 x 10 inches / 203 x 254mm

One entry per contestant