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Chairman – Alan Dallman

Membership Secretary – Pat Simons

Treasurer – Anne Dallman

Secretary – Roxane Stirling

Committee Members: Laura Boothman,
Sylvia Hurst, Jill Marston, Steven Marston, Gary Sycamore


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HIGHGATE HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

Email:

info@highgatehorticulturalsociety.org.uk

Alan & Anne Dallman, Chairman & Treasurer, 27 Wood Vale, N10 3DJ
Tel: 020 8883 9186

Roxane Stirling, Secretary, 26 Ashmount Road, N19 3BJ. Tel: 020 7263 6831

Pat Simons, Membership Secretary,
100 Muswell Hill Road, N10 3JR.
Tel: 020 8883 1166

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Spring Schedule of Classes

BULBS IN GROWTH

  1.  3 HYACINTHS

  2. 1 HYACINTH

  3. 5 BULBS TULIPS, single

  4. 5 BULBS TULIPS, double

  5. 6 Bulbs of TRUMPET DAFFODILS, division 1 - any variety

  6. 6 Bulbs of LARGE CUPPED DAFFODILS. division 2 - any variety

  7. 6 Bulbs of SMALL CUPPED DAFFODILS, division 3 - any variety

  8. 6 Bulbs of DOUBLE DAFFODILS, division 4 - any variety.

  9. 6 Bulbs of MINIATURE DAFFODILS

10. 6 Bulbs of JONQUILLA DAFFODILS, division 7

11. 6 Bulbs of DAFFODILS in any of divisions 5,6,8 or 9 - any variety

12. Container of bulbous flowers for which there is no separate class, 1 kind

13. 1 HIPPEASTRUM (Amaryllis) in flower

14. NOVICE ENTRY bulbs in growth - 1 kind, 6 bulbs

CUT BULBOUS FLOWERS

15. 1 stem TULIP

16. 5 stems TULIPS - 1 variety

17. 5 stems LONG TRUMPET DAFFODILS, division 1 - yellow/yellow

18. 5 stems LONG TRUMPET DAFFODILS, division 1 - bi-coloured or white

19. 1 stems LONG TRUMPET DAFFODIL, division 1 - any variety

20. 5 stems LARGE CUPPED DAFFODILS, division 2 - any variety

21. 5 stems SMALL CUPPED DAFFODILS, division 3 - any variety

22. 5 stems DOUBLE DAFFODILS, division 4 - any variety

23. 5 stems of any other variety of daffodils in any of the other divisions

24. 5 flowers grown in the open excluding tulips and daffodils, 1 kind

25. NOVICE ENTRY cut bulbous flowers - 1 kind, 5 stems

NON BULBOUS POT PLANTS

26. PLANTED BOWL for outdoors, bowl not to exceed 35cms diameter

27. Rock or alpine plant in flower, shown in pot or pan

28. Pot of flowering PRIMULA any species

29. Non-bulbous pot plant in flower, pot or bowl not to exceed 15cms diameter

30. Non-bulbous pot plant in flower, pot or bowl not to exceed 20cms diameter

31. FOLIAGE plant or FERN, pot or bowl not to exceed 20cms diameter

32. AFRICAN VIOLET specimen plant in flower

33. CACTUS or succulent specimen plant

34. NOVICE ENTRY non-bulbous pot plant, pot not to exceed 20cms

CUT NON-BULBOUS FLOWERS

35. 1 container CUT MIXED FLOWERS

36. 5 PANSIES

37. 5 PRIMULA - any species

38. 1 container HELLEBORES, 3 stems, any variety/varieties

39. 1 container HEATHER/HEATHERS - any variety/varieties

40. FLOWERING SHRUB OR TREE BLOSSOM – 3 kinds in 3

separate containers

41. 1 container FLOWERING SHRUB OR TREE BLOSSOM, 1 kind

42. Specimen CAMELLIA with leaf - any variety

43. 5 flowers grown in the open for which which there is no separate class, 1 kind

44. NOVICE ENTRY cut non-bulbous flowers, 1 kind


52nd Spring Show Saturday, 1 April, 2017


How to enter:

Please send your name, address, telephone number and email address together with your class entry numbers for the relevant show by email by clicking on Contact Usor by post or telephone to the Secretary, Highgate Horticultural Society, 26 Ashmount Road, London N19 3BJ.  020 7263 6831

Entries must be received by 5pm on the Thursday before the show.  Please state age of child for children’s classes.  Late entries may be accepted up to one hour before judging at the discretion of the show superintendent.  Novice entries are open only to those members who have not one a prize in a previous Highgate Horticultural Society Show.

All three shows are held at the United Reformed Church, South Grove, Highgate Village, London N6 6BA between 2pm and 5pm and the awards are presented at 3.30pm.

Exhibits may be staged between 9 and 11am when the hall will be cleared and judging begins.  Please make sure you read the show regulations.  Would previous winners of trophies please clean and return them prior to the show.



 


 


 


 


BULBS IN GROWTH


 


1.         3 Hyacinths


2.         1 Hyacinth


3.         5 bulbs of Tulips, single


4.         5 bulbs of Tulips, double


5.         6 bulbs of trumpet Daffodils Division 1 - any variety


6.         6 bulbs of large cupped Daffodils Division 2 - any variety


7.         6 bulbs of small cupped Daffodils Division 3 - any variety


8.         6 bulbs of double Daffodils Division 4 - any variety.


9.         6 bulbs of miniature Daffodils


10.       6 bulbs of jonquilla Daffodils Division 7


11.       6 bulbs of Daffodils in any of Divisions 5, 6, 8 or 9 - any variety


12.       Container of bulbous flowers for which there is no separate class, 1 kind


13.       1 Hippeastrum (Amaryllis) in flower


14.    Novice entry for bulbs in growth – 1 kind, 6 bulbs


 


CUT BULBOUS FLOWERS


 


15.       1 stem Tulip


16.       5 stems Tulips - 1 variety


17.       5 stems long trumpet Daffodils Division 1 - yellow/yellow


18.       5 stems long trumpet Daffodils Division 1 - bi-coloured or white


19.       1 stem long trumpet Daffodil Division 1 - any variety


20.       5 stem large cupped Daffodils Division 2 - any variety


21.       5 stems small cupped Daffodils Division 3 - any variety


22.       5 stems double Daffodils Division 4 - any variety


23.       5 stems of any other variety of Daffodils in any of the other Divisions


24.       5 flowers grown in the open excluding Tulips and Daffodils, 1 kind


25.       Novice entry for cut bulbous flowers, 1 kind, 5 stems


 


NON BULBOUS POT PLANTS


 


24.       Planted bowl for outdoors, bowl not to exceed 35cms diameter


25.       Rock or alpine plant in flower, shown in pot or pan


26.       Pot of flowering Primula any species


27        Non-bulbous pot plant in flower, pot or bowl not to exceed 15cms diameter


28.       Non-bulbous pot plant in flower, pot or bowl not to exceed 20cms diameter


29.       Foliage plant or fern, pot or bowl not to exceed 15cms diameter


30.       African Violet specimen plant in flower


31.       Cactus or succulent specimen plant


 


CUT NON-BULBOUS FLOWERS


 


32.       1 container Cut mixed flowers


33.       5 Pansies


34.       5 Primula - any species


35.       1 container Hellebores, 3 stems, any variety/varieties


36.       1 container Heather/Heathers - any variety/varieties


37.       Flowering shrub or tree blossom - 3 kinds in 3 separate containers


38.       Flowering shrub or tree blossom 1 kind


39.       Specimen Camellia with leaf - any variety


40.       5 flowers grown in the open for which there is no separate class, 1 kind


 


DECORATIVES


 


Space allowed approximately 75cms width and depth except class 44.  Flowers may be bought.


 


41.       A line arrangement


42        “THE MIDAS TOUCH” - an exhibit


43.       A basket of SPRING FLOWERS AND FOLIAGE


44.       “EGG-CELLENT!” – a miniature arrangement in an egg cup not to exceed 10cm overall


 


UNDER 16s  (Please state age on entry form)


 


45.       A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (5 years and under)


46.       A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (5 years and under)


47.       AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (5 years and under)


48.       A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (6 to10 years)


49.       A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (6 to10 years)


50.       AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (6 to 10 years)


51.       A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (11 to 16 years)


52.       A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (11 to 16 years)


53.       AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (11 to 16 years)


54.       Society’s vase of HOME GROWN SPRING FLOWERS (under 16 years)


 


Classification of daffodils:


 


Division 1. Trumpet: one flower on stem; trumpet (or corona) as  long or longer than perianth              (surrounding petals).


Division 2.  Large cupped: one flower per stem; corona (cup or         trumpet) more than a third of, but        less than equal to, length of perianth segment.


Division 3.  Small cupped: one flower per stem; corona (cup) not more than one third of perianth    segment.


Division 4.  Double flowers


Division 5.  Triandrus daffodils


Division 6.  Cyclamineus daffodils


Division 7.  Jonquilla daffodils


Division 8.  Tazetta daffodils


Division 9.  Poeticus daffodils

FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS

Flowers may be bought. Space provided in class 46 is 75cms width and depth.

45. A LINE arrangement

46. “SPRING HAS SPRUNG” – an exhibit

47. A basket of SPRING FLOWERS AND FOLIAGE

48. “GOLD AND SILVER” – a petite arrangement not to exceed 25cms overall

49. NOVICE ENTRY a Mixed Flower and Foliage Arrangement

UNDER 16s  (Please state age on entry form)

50. A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (5 years and under)

51. A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (5 years and under)

52. AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (5 years and under)

53. A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (6 to 10 years)

54. A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (6 to 10 years)

55. AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (6 to 10 years)

56. A DECORATED EGG IN AN EGG CUP (11 to 16 years)

57. A SINGLE BULB IN GROWTH (11 to 16 years)

58. AN EASTER CARD not more than A4 size (11 to 16 years)

59. Society’s vase of home grown SPRING FLOWERS (16 years and under)

Classification of daffodils:

Division 1. Trumpet: one flower on stem; trumpet (or corona) as  long or longer than perianth (surrounding petals).

Division 2.  Large cupped: one flower per stem; corona (cup trumpet) more than a third of, but less than equal to, length of perianth segment.

Division 3.  Small cupped: one flower per stem; corona (cup) not more than one third of perianth segment.

Division 4.  Double flowers

Division 5.  Triandrus daffodils

Division 6.  Cyclamineus daffodils

Division 7.  Jonquilla daffodils

Division 8.  Tazetta daffodils

Division 9.  Poeticus daffodils



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