Spring Show

The Great Baddow Horticultural Society Spring show will be held at Great Baddow Parish Hall on Thursday 8th April 2021

                                    

You can download an entry form for the show below
Spring Show Entry Form

Times:

Staging from: 4:30pm to 6.30pm
Judging at: 6:45pm
Open to View: 8 pm
Prizes awarded: 9 pm

SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

SECTION I – NARCISSI (DAFFODILS)

AWARDS
Best Exhibit:                              Daffodil Society Medal
Highest Points Classes 1-12:   Spring Show Cup and Daffodil Society Diploma
Best Bloom:                               John Parkinson Cup and Daffodil Society Certificate
Winner Class 15:                      £ 5 voucher and GBHS Diploma

Own foliage permitted.

Division 1 – Trumpet

Class 1. Narcissus, one bloom
Class 2. Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

Division 2 – Large Cup

Class 3.  Narcissus, one bloom
Class 4.  Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

Division 3 – Small Cup

Class 5.Narcissus, one bloom
Class 6.Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

Division 4 – Double

Class 7.  Narcissus, one bloom
Class 8.  Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

MULTIHEAD ANY TYPE 

Class 9. Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

MINITURE

Class 10.  Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

ANY OTHER NARCISSI NOT NAMED IN THE SCHEDULE

Class 11. Narcissus, one bloom
Class 12  Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

NOVICE

Class. 13. Narcissus, one bloom
Class. 14  Narcissi,  three stems, one or more varieties, one vase

SPECIAL CLASS

Class 15. Narcissus, one bloom from bulbs supplied to members in 2019

SECTION ll – GENERAL FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES

AWARDS
Best Exhibit Classes 30 -52: Joan Sparrow Memorial Cup and a Worshipful Company of Gardeners Diploma.
Highest points: David Watson Cup and Worshipful Company of Gardeners Diploma

Class 30. Alpine, one in a pan or pot
Class 31. Camellia, one  bloom
Class 32. Heathers, one or more varieties in a vase
Class 33. Pansies or Violas, five stems
Class 34. Polyanthus, and or auriculas multi-headed, five stems
Class 35. Tulips, single self colour, three stems
Class 36. Tulips, one variety excluding self colour, three stems
Class 37. Tulips, double, self colour, three stems
Class 38. Tulips, double, excluding self colour, three stems
Class 39. Foliage shrub or tree, one or more varieties, three stems, one vase
Class 40. Flowering shrub or tree, one or more varieties, three stems, one vase
Class 41. Flowers, other than Narcissi and those specifically named in the schedule, one vase
Class 42. Flowering bulbs or corms, (excluding class 17) in a container as grown
Class 43. Flowering plant,  in a pot of 15cm in diameter or less
Class 44. Flowering plant,  in a pot of over 15cm diameter
Class 45. Foliage plant, in a pot of 15cm diameter or less excluding Bonsai
Class 46. Foliage plant, in a pot of over 15cm diameter excluding Bonsai
Class 47. Cactus, in a pot of 15cm diameter or less
Class 48. Cactus, in a pot of over 15cm diameter
Class 49. Succulent
Class 50. Orchid
Class 51. Any Vegetable
Class 52. Rhubarb, two sticks foliage trimmed to approx. 7.5cm
Class 53. Bonsai

Section III
Floral Art.

Niche size W 75 x D 60 x H 75cm

AWARDS
Best Exhibit:        Worshipful Company of Gardeners Certificate
Winner Class 62: GBHS Diploma
Winner Class 63: Worshipful Company of Gardeners Award of Merit

Class 60. Springtime – an exhibit of fresh flowers and foliage.
Class 61. Leap Year “Marry Me” – an exhibit of fresh flowers and foliage with accessories

                                        Novice (See rule15
Class 62. Oranges and Lemons– an exhibit of fresh flowers and foliage

                                    Junior exhibitors (under 16)
Class 63.  Ester Basket– an exhibit of fresh flowers and foliage.

Section IV
Handicrafts

AWARDS.
Best Exhibit:     GBHS Diploma.
Highest Points: GBHS Diploma.
Articles must not have been shown in any previous GBHS Show.

Class 70. Needlework, any article.
Class 71. Cross stitch picture or pattern.
Class 72. Item of Knitting
Class 73. Greetings card, any material approximately  15cm x 12.5cm
Class 74. Painting in any medium.
Class 75. Item of woodwork.
Class 76. A drawing in a single medium.
Class 77. Computer generated A4 poster, any subject.
Class 78. Computer generated picture A4.
Class 79. Item of jewellery
Class 80. A Model
Class 81. Any handicraft of merit

Exhibitors in classes 74 and 75 please note that exhibits must be of a suitable size to place on a table.

Section V
Photography

AWARDS
Best Exhibit:      GBHS Diploma.
Highest Points: GBHS Diploma.

Class 90. Country cottage
Class 91. Its raining again
Class 92. A chill in the air
Class 93. Spring colour
Class 94. Any subject taken on your mobile or Tablet

Print only – colour or black and white, mounted or unmounted.
Maximum size including mount 20 cm x 15 cm  All photographs to be taken by the exhibitor.