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SPRING  SHOW 2017

LITTLE BADDOW MEMORIAL HALL, NORTH HILL, LITTLE BADDOW.

SATURDAY 25th March 2017 at  2.30 p.m.

Trophies will be presented at 4.15pm

 

Refreshments, Raffle, Plant & Produce Stall

Admission: Free to members; Non-members:  Adults £2.00 Children free

 

SCHEDULE FOR SPRING SHOW 2017

All entries to be staged between 9.15.a.m. and 11 a.m. on the Show Day.

Please refer to Regulations for Exhibitors.

Prizes:        First - £1.00          Second - 70p           Third - 50p

 

SECTION A - GROWING BULBS AND PLANTS

 

1 FLOWERING PLANT      Excluding cactus. Pot diameter 4" (10cm) maximum

2 FLOWERING PLANT     Excluding cactus. Pot diameter greater than 4" (10cm)

3 ORCHID                             Single specimen. Pot diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

4 ALPINE                              Single specimen. Pot diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

5 FOLIAGE PLANT             Single specimen. Pot diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

6 FLOWERING BULBS     Any variety/varieties, container diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

7 CACTUS or SUCCULENT  Single specimen. Pot diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

8 CYCLAMEN                      Single specimen. Pot diameter 7" (18cm) maximum

 

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SECTION B  - CUT FLOWERS

A guide to Daffodil classes is provided on pages 8 & 9 and exhibitors are asked to try and ensure they enter the correct classes.

9  DAFFODILS         (Division 1) Trumpet Daffodils. Vase of 3 stems, all yellow.  One variety.

10 DAFFODILS        (Division 1) Trumpet Daffodils. Vase of 3 stems, One or more varieties.

11 DAFFODIL           (Division 1) Trumpet Daffodil. One stem, any colour other than bicolour

12  DAFFODIL          (Division 1) Trumpet Daffodil. One stem bicolour.

13 DAFFODILS        (Division 2) Large Cup Daffodils. Vase of 3 stems, One or more varieties.

14 DAFFODIL           (Division 2) Large Cup Daffodils. One stem, any variety.

15 DAFFODILS        (Division 3) Small Cup Daffodils. Vase of 3 stems, One or more varieties.

16 DAFFODIL          (Division 3) Small Cup Daffodil. One stem, any variety.

17 DAFFODILS        (Division 4) Double Cup Daffodils. Vase of 3 stems, any variety.

18 DAFFODIL           (Division 4) Double Cup Daffodil. One stem, any variety.

19 DAFFODILS        Vase of 3 stems, one or more varieties from divisions 1-4

20 DAFFODILS        Vase of 3 stems, one or more varieties from any divisions other than 1-4

21  DAFFODILS       One bowl (max dia 6"/15cm) 8 stems, any variety displayed for all round effect.

22  DAFFODILS       One vase, 5 stems, any miniature variety or varieties.

23 TULIPS                Vase of 3 stems same or mixed.

24 POLYANTHUS                    Container of 6 stems, any variety or varieties (NB multi-headed)

25 PRIMULAS                    Container of 6 stems, any variety or varieties

26 FLOWERING SHRUBS/TREES Container of mixed kinds, 2ft (60cm) tabling allowed.

27 BULBOUS PLANTS     Container of 10 stems any variety or varieties, excluding narcissus, hyacinths or tulips.

28 CAMELLIA                     One bloom (Philip Young Trophy)

29 CAMELLIAS                  3 blooms, one variety or mixed.

30 WALLFLOWERS          A vase of 5 stems, any variety or varieties

31 HYACINTH                     A vase of 3 stems, any variety or varieties

32 HELLEBORE                  6 blooms, floating in a bowl

33 BOWL OF GARDEN FLOWERS       One variety or mixed

34 MISCELLANEOUS       An exhibit of cut flowers not covered by classes 9-32

NOVICE CLASS

Restricted to exhibitors who have not as yet won a First Prize in sections A or B

35 DAFFODILS                   Container of 5 stems, any variety or varieties

 

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SECTION C  - FLORAL ART

Schedule definitions as published in the N.A.F.A.S. Competition Manual will be observed when judging these classes. All classes in this section should contain exhibits of natural plant material: accessories allowed. Tabling size for classes 36, 37 and 40:  depth 20" (50cm) x height 32" (81cm) x width 24" (60cm). Double prize money for classes 36 &, 37

36  ‘RED, WHITE & BLUE'                         

37  ‘A MOTHERING SUNDAY BASKET'                                     

38  ‘A SPRING MINIATURE'      - not exceeding 4" (10cm) overall

39  ‘A SPRING PETITE'                - more than 4" (10cm) and less than 10" (25cm) in any dimension

 

FLORAL ART NOVICE CLASS

Restricted to exhibitors who have not previously won a First Prize in Floral Art Classes

40  ‘AN ARRANGEMENT IN A TEAPOT'

                 

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SECTION  D  - COOKERY & HANDICRAFT

41  A SIMNEL CAKE                                 

42  A TRAY BAKE USING DATES             - six pieces

43  BUTTERFLY CAKES                               - five          

44  VEGETARIAN TARTLETS                    - three

45  A VICTORIA SPONGE                           - following the recipe on page 12

46  MARMALADE                                         - A glass jar. 12oz - 1lb

47 LEMON CURD                                          - A glass jar. 12oz - 1lb

48  CHUTNEY                                                 - A glass jar. 12oz - 1lb

 

Note: Jams, curds, jellies and marmalades should have a waxed disc, placed smooth side down, when hot and in addition should have a new twist top lid, a new pliable press-on cover with a traditional jam jar or a cellophane cover.

Pickles and Chutneys do not require a waxed disc, but do require new twist top lids with plastic lining or pliable plastic on traditional jam jars (to prevent corrosion).  Do not use a cellophane cover on vinegar preserves.  Pickles should have 12 mm vinegar over pickle and 12 mm headspace between vinegar and lid.   

 

49       ‘HARD' CRAFT - an exhibit of craft work, up to 2 ft (60cm) tabling allowed, (this includes pottery, painted items, woodwork, jewellery)

50       ‘SOFT' CRAFT - an exhibit of craft work, up to 2 ft (60cm) tabling allowed, (this includes knitting, crochet, cards, needlecraft etc)

 

NOTE: Items which have previously been shown in D&LBHS shows cannot be entered in classes 49 & 50

 

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SECTION  E - COOKERY  Under 16s

 

51 CHEESE STRAWS                            - Three

52 MINIATURE EGG NESTS                   - Three

 

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SECTION  F  - CRAFT Under 16s
 

53    A BOOKMARK

54    A DECORATED WOODEN SPOON
 
55    AN EASTER BONNET

 

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SECTION G - PHOTOGRAPHY

Pictures must be not greater than 4x6ins (10x15cm), unmounted in colour or black and white.

 

56       ME & MY HOBBY

57       BOATS

58       DOORWAY

59       CHANGING SEASONS

60       STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

61       HIGH

 

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