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Upottery Flower and Vegetable Show

The 55th Upottery Flower and Vegetable Show will take place 

Saturday 19th August 2017 in Upottery Manor Rooms at 2.30p.m.


FLOWER CLASSES (Open to all ages)


1.  3 blooms of Roses

2.  A specimen Rose

3.  A single rose to be judged for its scent

4.  3 blooms of Dahlias

5.  3 stems of Geraniums

6. 3 stems of Cosmos

7. 5 stems of Sweet Peas

8. 3 stems of Fuchsias

9. 3 stems of Hydrangeas

10.  A single flower stem of any kind not otherwise listed

11.  A vase of 5 stems of mixed flowers

12.  3 stems of PINK flowers

13.  3 stems of mixed foliage

14.  A flower arrangement in a teacup (maximum size 6”/15cm)

15.  An arrangement of 3 flowers and 5 pieces of foliage.

        Not to exceed 14”x 14”/36cm x 36cm

16.  A bowl of floating flower heads. 9”/23cm maximum

17.  An arrangement of flowers and foliage in a tankard OR

        mug. Not to exceed 14” x 14”/36cm x 36cm. MEN ONLY

18.  A posy for a bridesmaid

19.  A buttonhole made from flowers from your garden

20.  A vase of flowers entitled ‘A Riot of Colour’. Foliage may be used. To be viewed all round

N.B. Classes 1-13, 19: flowers must have been in possession of the exhibitor for at least 2 months before the show. This rule does not apply to classes 14-18, 20.


VEGETABLE CLASSES

21. 6 pods of Runner Beans

22. 6 pods of French Beans

23. 5 pods of Peas

24. 4 Tomatoes with stalks

25 4 Cherry Tomatoes with stalks

26. 2 Parsnips

27. 1 Cucumber

28. 4 Potatoes of one variety,

29. 3 Varieties of culinary herbs;

one bunch of each in 3 jam jars

30. 3 Beetroots

31. 4 Onion sets

32. 5 Shallots

33. 3 Carrots

34. 2 Courgettes under 6” in length

35. A pair of any vegetables not listed above

36. A presentation of edible flowers

37. Longest Runner Bean

38. A collection of vegetables for ratatouille

39. 3 sticks of Rhubarb with foliage trimmed

40. A presentation of 3 different fruits

41. Ugliest fruit or vegetable


POT PLANTS

42. 1 pot plant for foliage

43. 1 pot plant for flowers

44. 1 pot of succulents

 

COOKERY CLASSES (Open to all ages)

 

45. Pot of jam, 1lb approximately

46. Pot of marmalade, 1lb approximately

47. Pot of chutney, 1lb approximately

48. Pot of jelly, 1lb approximately

49. A small pot of home-made salad dressing

50. 2 hard-boiled eggs, shelled

51. A quiche

52. 4 cheese straws

53. A hand-made loaf

54. 4 chocolate brownies

55. 4 decorated cup cakes

56. 4 pieces of shortbread

57. 4 plain scones

58. 4 meringues

59. An apple cake

60. Fruit cake in a 7” round tin.

        See page 9 of Flower Show brochure for recipe. Prizes: £3, £2, £1

61. A Victoria sandwich with fat, no filling

62. A lemon drizzle cake

63. A gluten-free cake

 

CHILDREN’S and TEENAGER’S CLASSES

 

AGE 5 YEARS AND UNDER

77. Best dressed soft toy

78 2 decorated gingerbread people

79. A drawing or painting of a favourite character on A4 paper

 

AGE 6 to 9 YEARS

80. A car made from re-cycled materials

81. 3 cookies

82. An animal made from fruit and/or vegetables

83. A hand-made card for a celebration

 

AGE 10 to 16 YEARS

84. Design the front cover for the October Parish Pump

(design to be printed in black on coloured paper)

85. ‘You made it. You like it. Let’s see it.’

86. A home-made pizza (Maximum size 20cm)

87. Design a cover for your mobile phone


          A Cup will be awarded to the exhibitor in each of the age groups gaining the most points.

 Use the link below to download an entry form 

Good Luck


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Graham Long,
23 Jul 2017, 06:22
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