COMPETITION SCHEDULE

HORTICULTURAL CLASSES

 

Section A Young Gardeners

15 years and under grown by the Exhibitor

These can all grow happily in a bucket if you are short of space

 

1.  Mustard and Cress on a Saucer

2.  Longest Bean

3.  Longest Carrot

4.  Biggest Sunflower Head

5.  Most beautiful Poppy Flowers

Section B Gardeners

6.  6 French Beans

7.  6 Broad Beans

8.  6 Runner Beans

9.  3 Beetroot with roots / 15cm tops

10. 2 Cabbages

11.  3 Carrots with roots/tops trimmed 10cm

12.  4 Courgettes

13.  3 Rhubarb +5 cm leaf

14.  2 Lettuce

15.  4 Onions grown from sets with 10cm tops 

16.  Salad Onions (Bunch)

17.  1 Cucumber grown under glass

18. Parsley (Bunch)

19.  6 Peas

20.  6 Potatoes (White)

21.  6 Potatoes (Coloured)

22.  12 Radishes

23.  12 Raspberries with stalks

24.  12 Strawberries 

25.  6 Shallots

26.  3 spikes of Gladioli

27.  3 heads of Hydrangea, same variety

28.  Vase Of Annuals, 3 distinct varieties

29.  3 Dahlias in a Vase

30.  5 Hosta leaves in one container

31.  Perennial Phlox, 1 Vase

32. 5 HT Roses

33. 4 Spray Roses, any variety, No HT. 

34.  Sweet Peas, 12 spikes

35.  1 Specimen Rose, with own foliage

36.  Pot Plant with best Foliage

37.  Pot Plant with Best Flowers

38.  6 Eggs any colour from own flock

39.  A basket of mixed vegetables (max size 60 cm x 30 cm)

40.  Garlic, 3 heads / this season / tops trimmed to 3” on plate

A PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP IS AWARDED 
TO THE EXHIBITOR WHO GAINS 
MOST POINTS IN SECTION B

AND

THE MABBERLEY CUP IS AWARDED TO

THE BEST EXHIBIT IN SECTION B

 

Section C Cookery

41.  Jar of Marmalade

42.  Jar of Raspberry Jam

43.  Jar of Chutney

44.  4 Decorated Cup Cakes

45.  6 Fruit Scones

46.  A Plate of Cheese Biscuits

47.  Lemon Drizzle Cake

48.  A plate of ginger biscuits

49.  Pate in a Ramekin

50.  Vegetable Cake – please identify the vegetables

51.  Small Loaf of Bread

52.  A Cold Dessert in a Glass

53.  Victoria Sandwich Cake

      (3 egg recipe, jam filling only, no top dusting)

54.  4 sausage Rolls

55.  Cake made by a Man

56.  Lemon Meringue Pie

Section D  Children's Handicrafts

15 years and under unless specified

Please state age on the exhibit

 

57.  Best homemade bread

58.  Most beautifully decorated cake

59.  Most delicious chocolate cake

60.  6 Pieces Rocky Road Biscuit

61.  A Plate of Biscuits

62.  Create your own unique landscape inside a jar

63.  Decorated hen’s egg displayed in an Egg Cup

64.  An Animal made out of Vegetables

65.  Decorate your own T-Shirt

66.  One or more butterflies made from any craft material

67.  Design a Children’s book cover (including Name Of book)

68.  A Short story, maximum 150 words, to include the words:

       (pony, holiday, popcorn, sunshine, zoo, flowers) 

69.  Best handwriting, please copy this poem 

       from "A Book of Nonsense" by Edward Lear.

       There was an old man with a beard

       Who said "It is just as I feared! -

       Two Owls and a Hen,

       Four Larks and a Wren,

       Have all built their nests in my beard!"

70.  Photograph 7 X 5 unmounted “animal”

71.  Photograph 7 X 5 unmounted “snow “

72.  Photograph 7 X 5 unmounted “Black And White”.

COMPETITIONS 4 to 7 YEAR OLDS ONLY

73.  Picture of the Seaside

74.  Decorated wooden spoon theme, Knights And fairies

75.  Painting of a garden using potato and vegetable cut patterns

76.  Design your own Lego model 

77.  Make a picture using buttons

A PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP WILL BE AWARDED FOR MOST POINTS GAINED IN SECTIONS A AND D

AND

THE EILEEN IND CUP WILL BE AWARDED FOR 
THE BEST EXHIBIT IN SECTION D

Section E Handicrafts

 

78.  Hand Knitted Garment

79.  Hand Sewn Garment

80.  Handicraft Object

81.  Cushion 

82.  Painted Picture

83.  A Short Story of no more than 150 words to contain the words

       (boat, wedding, island, doctor, tennis, sandwich)

84.  A Limerick

85.  Computer generated Greetings Card

 

Photographs

Maximum size 18 cm on the longest side

 

86.   Animals

87.  Snow

88.  Seascape

89.  Black and White Photograph

90.  Humorous with Caption

Section E Flower Arranging

To be displayed in Cherington Church

Flowers may be bought

91.  Scented Posy

92.  A white and green arrangement

93.  “ Have a Go “

        An arrangement of flowers of your choice in a container of your choice for those of you         who do not normally enter competitions 

94.  A centrepiece arrangement

95.  A bowl of roses

 

THE AMY WOOD CUP WILL BE AWARDED FOR

THE BEST EXHIBIT IN SECTION F

 

A PERPETUAL CUP WILL BE AWARDED FOR

MOST POINTS IN SECTIONS C E and F combined

 

Photos kindly donated by Ross Domanski and Henry Arden

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