Nechako Valley Exhibition Society

Division 11 - Flowers

Chairperson: Gayle Dorsey 567-2030
Entry Fee:
$ 0.50 per Entry
Prize Money: 1st - $3, 2nd - $2
SPONSOR: Atkins Growers Greenhouse
Special Prizes: $25 Gift Certificate to high point winner in Section 1
SPONSOR: Little Green Thumb Greenhouse
Special Prizes: $25 Gift Certificate to high point winner in Section 2
SPONSOR: Maxine’s Greenhouse
Special Prizes: $25 Gift Certificate to high point winner in Section 3

Special Rules:
1. One entry per Exhibitor in each class.
2. All entries must be the property of and grown by the Exhibitor.
3. Containers for arrangements must be provided by Exhibitor.
4. Containers for cut flowers must be provided by Exhibitor.
5. Colours may be mixed, except where specified.
6. For all ‘Other’ classes, entries will be judged on its own merit or with other like kind.
7. All flowers will be judged according to the Government scale of points set out in Publication #1395, which can be obtained on application to the Department of Agriculture, Victoria or the local provincial branch in Vanderhoof.
8. Height of container - Small 6” & under, Medium 7-10”, Large over 10”.
Terms:
Bloom = A stem with a single bloom.
Spike = An upright stem with several blooms.
Stem = A specimen with leaves, flowers & buds.
Spray = A much-branched inflorescence, such as phlox, godetia, dianthus, clarkia, etc.

SECTION 1 – CUT FLOWERS
Class:

1100 Aster, dwarf types, 4 blooms
1101 Aster, large double, 4 blooms
1102 Aster, large single, 4 blooms
1103 Aster, needle or spider, 4 blooms
1104 Bachelor Buttons, 4 stems
1105 Calendula, 4 blooms
1106 Clarkias, 6 sprays
1107 Cosmos, 6 Sprays
1108 Dahlia, 1 dinner plate
1109 Dahlia, cactus, 3 blooms
1110 Dahlia, decorative, 3 blooms
1111 Dahlia, dwarf annual, 4 blooms
1112 Dahlia, pompom, 4 blooms
1113 Daisy, double, 6 stems
1114 Daisy, single, 6 stems
1115 Delphinium, 3 spikes
1116 Dianthus, 4 stems
1117 Gladiolus, different varieties, 6 spikes
1118 Gladiolus, large, 1st floret over 41/2” under 51/2” diameter, 1 spike
1119 Gladiolus, medium, 1st floret over 31/2” under 41/2” diameter, 1 spike
1120 Gladiolus, miniature, 1st floret under 21/2” diameter, 1 spike
1121 Gladiolus, one variety, mixed colours, 4 spikes
1122 Gladiolus, one variety, same colour, 3 spikes
1123 Gladiolus, small, 1st floret over 21/2” under 31/2” diameter, 1 spike
1124 Godetia, 6 sprays
1125 Golden Glow, 6 sprays
1126 Lavatera, 4 spikes
1127 Lilies, 1 spike
1128 Marigold, large, over 23/4” diameter, 4 blooms
1129 Marigold, medium, over 11/2” under 23/4” diameter, 4 blooms
1130 Marigold, small, under 11/2” diameter, 4 blooms
1131 Nasturtiums, 4 blooms
1132 Nicotiana, 3 sprays
1133 Pansy, same mixed colour, 4 blooms
1134 Pansy, same solid colour, 4 blooms
1135 Petunia, double, same variety, 3 cuts
1136 Petunia, single plain, same mixed colour, 6 cuts
1137 Petunia, single plain, same one colour, 6 cuts
1138 Petunia, single ruffled, same mixed colour, 6 cuts
1139 Petunia, single ruffled, same one colour, 6 cuts
1140 Phlox, annual, 3 sprays
1141 Phlox, perennial, 3 sprays
1142 Poppy, 4 stems
1143 Roses, shrub, 1 spray
1144 Roses, tea, 1 stem
1145 Snapdragon, over 6” under 12 “ spike length, 3 stems
1146 Snapdragon, under 6” spike length, 3 stems
1147 Statice, 3 sprays
1148 Statice, German, 3 sprays
1149 Stock, double, 6 sprays
1150 Strawflower, 6 stems
1151 Sunflowers, small, 3 blooms up to 6”
1152 Sunflowers, medium, 3 blooms over 6” under 12”
1153 Sunflowers, large, 1 bloom 12” and over
1154 Sweet Peas, one variety, mixed colours, 6 stems
1155 Sweet peas, one variety, same colour, 6 stems
1156 Sweet Williams, same colour, 6 sprays
1157 Zinnia, giant double, 3 blooms
1158 Zinnia, single, 3 blooms
1159 Other, does not fit in any of the above classes. Provide 1 to 4 stems.

SECTION 2 – ARRANGEMENTS
Class:

1160 Arrangement, dahlias
1161 Arrangement, dried flowers and grasses
1162 Arrangement, formal, using large flowers with foliage as desired
1163 Arrangement, formal, using medium flowers with foliage as desired
1164 Arrangement, formal, using small cut flowers with foliage as desired
1165 Arrangement, gladiolus
1166 Arrangement, miniature flowers, under 4”
1167 Arrangement, mixed flowers
1168 Arrangement, novelty
1169 Arrangement, using dried flowers only
1170 Arrangement, wild flowers & grasses
1171 Bouquet, mixed flowers in a large container
1172 Bouquet, mixed flowers in a medium container
1173 Bouquet, mixed flowers in a small container
1174 Bouquet, one variety, large
1175 Bouquet, one variety, medium
1176 Bouquet, one variety, small
1177 Bouquet, roses, minimum 7 stems
1178 Water feature
1179 Other, does not fit in any of the above classes.

SECTION 3 – HOUSEPLANTS & HANGING BASKETS
Class:

1180 Cactus Garden
1181 Houseplant, large
1182 Houseplant, medium
1183 Houseplant, small
1184 Indoor Hanging Plant in flower, large
1185 Indoor Hanging Plant in flower, medium
1186 Indoor Hanging Plant in flower, small
1187 Indoor Hanging Plant, large
1188 Indoor Hanging Plant, medium
1189 Indoor Hanging Plant, small
1190 Outdoor Hanging Basket
1191 Patio Container
1192 Potted African Violet
1193 Potted Geranium
1194 Other, does not fit in any of the above classes.