MAIN HORTICULTURAL SHOW

2020 MAIN SHOW

  

 

Saturday 8th August 2020

All Classes in the show are open to members only, unless otherwise stated.

Entry fee is 35 pence per entry per class unless otherwise stated

 

Section A: Is open to all Except Class 1

 

Sections B-G: Are open to Society members & affiliated members ONLY.

 

Sections H-I: Are open to all.

 

Cash Prizes will be made as follows, subject to Rule 16.

Prize Money not Collected at the show will be deemed a gift to the Society.

Scale

First

Second

Third

SPECIAL

£25.00

-

-

1

£3.00

£2.00

£1.50

2

£2.50

£1.50

£1.00

3

£2.00

£1.00

50 pence

 

Points towards various Cups etc are awarded as follows.

 

Scale

First

Second

Third

1

12

6

3

2

8

4

2

3

4

2

1

 

 

Section A Decorative

 

“Flights of Fancy”

Sponsored by SEAFORD EVENING & AFTERNOON FLOWER CLUBS

 

Judge: Mrs Maggie Hayes

 

Class

Title

Contents

Prize Scale

1

“Up, Up and Away”

An Inter-Club special class ( by invitation only)

To be staged by up to two people on a circular plinth 92cm diameter and 20cm high. To be viewed and judged all round. Height Optional. Own covering to be used.                                       

  £10 ENTRY FEE

SPECIAL

2

“Midas Touch”

An exhibit to be staged on a table covered in a light green drape. Space allowed 74cm x 73cm. Height optional. To be viewed and judged all round

                                  OPEN 

1

3

“A Green and White Design”

An exhibit to be staged on a table on and against a light green drape.        

Space allowed 74cm x 73cm. Height optional. To be viewed and judged from front.

For Novices only (Competitors who have not won a first in any show competition)

                            OPEN

1

4

“On Edge”

A Contemporary exhibit. To be staged on a table on and against a light green drape. To be viewed and judged from the front.  

Space allowed 74cm x 73cm.  Height optional.  

                                                                         OPEN

1

5

“Floral Fantasy”

An exhibit. To be staged on a table on and against a light green drape.

To be viewed and judged from the front.

Space allowed 74cm x 73cm.  Height optional. 

                                                                         OPEN                                                                                            

1

6

“Reflections”

A petite design (small scale design) An arrangement not to exceed 17cm in width, depth 17cm, height 25cm. To be staged on a shelf 110cm from the floor covered in a light green drape.

                                                                       OPEN

1

 

 

To be judged in accordance with the

Current NAFAS Competitions Manual Third Edition 2015.

 

SECTION B. FLOWERS

Judge: TBA

 

See Rules page 14-16 & hints to exhibitors pages 16-19

 

Class

Flower

Sponsor

Staging

Prize Scale

7

DAHLIAS

Pippa & Michael Logan

1 Vase of 5 Blooms. Exhibitor’s own choice of Single or Mixed Varieties

3

8

DAHLIAS

Mick Brown

1 Vase of 4 Blooms. Exhibitors own choice of Single or Mixed Varieties

3

9

DAHLIAS

Mick Brown

1 Vase, 3 Blooms  Exhibitors own choice of Single or Mixed Varieties

3

10

DAHLIAS

Julie & Ken Jupp

1 Vase, 2 Blooms Exhibitors own choice of Single or Mixed Varieties

3

11

DAHLIAS

The Patchwork Cat

1 Vase,1 Specimen Bloom Any Variety

3

12

DAHLIAS

 (NOVICE)

Mary Brown

1 Vase. 2 or 3 Blooms. Exhibitors own choice of Single or Mixed Varieties

3

13

PINKS

 

1 Vase, 5 Blooms (May include buds)

3

14

GLADIOLI

 

2 Vases, 1 Spike per vase (2 Cultivars)

2

15

GLADIOLI

 

2 Vases, 3 Spikes per vase

(Exhibitors own choice)

2

16

GLADIOLI

 

1 Vase, 1 Specimen spike

3

17

GLADIOLI

 

1 Vase, 3 Spikes (Exhibitors own choice)

3

18

GLADIOLI (NOVICE)

 

1 Vase, 3 Spikes (Exhibitors own choice)

3

19

BEGONIA

Marion Freelove in memory of Danney Freelove

9” Pot Maximum

3

20

PATIO CONTAINER

 

Any Size

2

21

HYDRANGEA-LACE CAPE

Mary Mason

3 Heads (Any colour)

3

22

HYDRANDEA-MOP HEAD

 

3 Heads (Any Colour)

 

23

FUCHSIA

Richard Dunning

9” Pot Maximum

3

24

HOUSE PLANT IN BLOOM

 

9” Pot Maximum

(Excluding Orchids)

3

25

PELARGONIUM/ GERANIUM

 

9” Pot Maximum

3

26

FOLIAGE PLANT

(Excluding ferns)

 

7” Pot Maximum

3

27

CACTUS or SUCCULENT

 

1 Plant, 7” Pot Max

3

28

RUDBECKIA

 

5 Stems

3

29

HANGING BASKET

 

15” Diameter Maximum

 Basket will be displayed on an upturned bucket on a trestle table

2

30

MARIGOLDS

Dial-A-Pet Service

5 Any Type

3

31

ROSES

Royal Society of St George

1 Vase, 1 Specimen Rose

3

32

ROSES

 

 

Buttonhole, 1 Rose with Foliage & Foil

3

33

FERNS

Richard Dunning

1 Plant, 7” Pot Maximum

3

34

FLOWERING SHRUB

(Not Roses)

Rita Mason

1 Vase, 3 Stems, One or more kinds

3

35

CUP & SAUCER OF FLOWERS

 

6” Maximum Cup Diameter

3

36

ANNUAL FLOWER

(Not in schedule)

Lesley Lambert

5 Stems, (Any number of entries.)

3

37

PERENNIAL FLOWER

(Not in schedule)

 

5 Stems. (Any number of entries.)

3

38

CUT FLOWERS

 

1 Vase, (at least 3 kinds)

Own Foliage

3

39

MIXED FOLIAGE

Mary Brown

1 Vase mixed

(No Flowers)

3

40

FUCHSIA HEADS

 

6 in a Box (provided)

1 Variety

3

41

FUCHSIA HEADS

 

6 in a box (provided)

Mixed

3

42

POSY OF MIXED FLOWERS

Penny & Graham Lower

Wrapped in foil,

Maximum diameter 5”

3

43

ORCHIDS

 

Shirley Duda

1 Plant

3

44

BONSAI

 

Must not have been purchased in the last year

3

 

 

SECTION C: FRUIT

Judge: Mr M Parker

 

See Show Rules on pages 14-16 & hints to exhibitors page 19.

 

Class

Fruit

Sponsor

Description

Prize Scale

45

BERRIES

 

1 Plate of 9 same berry with stalks. Base provided by Society

3

46

CURRANTS

 

1 Plate of 6 sprigs

(Any 1 colour)

3

47

ANY OTHER FRUIT

Not in Schedule

 

1 Plate of fruit with stalks

See page 19 for numbers required. No limit to the amount of separate entries per exhibitor.

3

 

SECTION D: VEGETABLES

Judge: Mr M Parker

 

See Show Rules pages 14-16 Hints to Exhibitors pages 16-19

 

Class

Vegetable

Sponsor

Description

Prize Scale

48

COLLECTION OF VEGETABLES

Sylvia Lucas & Valerie White in Memory of  their Father Fred Lockwood

3 Vegetables on tray(Supplied) 27” x 18” Any 3 kinds as detailed on page 19

1

49

FRENCH BEANS

Shelia Smith in memory of Fred Smith

9 pods

3

50

RUNNER BEANS

 

Shelia Smith in memory of Fred Smith

5 pods

3

51

BEETROOT

Pippa & Michael Logan

3 with approx 4” tops

3

52

CABBAGE

 

2 heads, round or pointed with some stalk

3

53

CARROTS

John Reeve

3 with foliage

3

54

COURGETTES

 

3, 4 - 6 inches long

3

55

CUCUMBER

Rita Mason

2 Only

3

56

HERBS (to be named)

 

4 Kinds, maximum 3 pieces of each

3

57

LETTUCE

Margaret Mansbridge

2 Only

3

58

ONIONS

 

3 grown from sets or seeds

3

59

SHALLOTS

 

9 on a plate, sand may be used

3

60

POTATOES

(any 2 varieties)

 

5 of each on separate plates

2

61

POTATOES (white)

 

5 only

3

62

POTATOES (Coloured)

 

5 only

3

63

RHUBARB

Sylvia Reeve

3 sticks

3

64

TOMATOES (all with calyces attached)

Shirl & Mike Parker

5 only. Not cherry type

3

65

TOMATOES (all with calyces attached)

Jan Carroll,

in memory of

David Carroll.

Cherry type

10 x 1.1/2inches

Board provided by Society

3

66

PEAS

Margaret Mansbridge

9 pods on a plate

3

67

PEPPERS (Sweet)

 

3 on a plate

3

68

PEPPERS (Chilli)

 

9 on a plate

3

69

WONKY VEG

 

Any vegetable

3

70

GARLIC

 

3 only. 

3

71

A BASKET OR TRUG OF OWN GARDEN PRODUCE

John Gasston

in memory of

Jean Gasston

May include a selection of  fruit, veg, herbs & edible flowers

1

76

HEAVIEST TRUSS OF TOMATOES

 

A complete truss to be weighed by the Judges

3

 

SECTION E :  DOMESTIC PRODUCE Cookery

Judge: Ann Etheridge

Please see hints on page 23 & Recipes on page 19-20

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

Prize Scale

72

QUICHE LORRAINE 7”-9”

 

Own Recipe

 

3

73

MADEIRA CAKE

 

Recipe Supplied

 

2

74

 

CHEESE SCONES (3)

 

Own Recipe

 

2

75

 

BLUEBERRY MUFFINS (3)

 

Recipe Supplied

 

3

76

 

SHORTBREAD (5)

 

Own Recipe

 

2

77

Coffee & Walnut Cake (Men Only)

 

Recipe Supplied

3

 

SECTION F: DOMESTIC PRODUCE Preserves

Judge: TBA

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

Prize Scale

78

HOME MADE JAM (soft fruit)

 

1 Jar with NEW PLAIN metal lid. No wax disc

3

79

HOME MADE JAM

(stoned fruit)

 

1 Jar with NEW PLAIN metal lid. No wax disc

3

80

LEMON CURD

Penny Smoker

1 Jar with NEW PLAIN metal lid. No wax disc

3

81

HOME MADE MARMALADE

 

1 Jar with NEW PLAIN metal lid. No wax disc

3

82

HOME MADE CHUTNEY

David & Kim

1 Jar with NEW PLAIN metal lid. No wax disc

3

 

 

SECTION G: Photography

Judge: Jack Taylor

 

Pictures to be maximum 8” x 6” excluding mount & must be the work of the exhibitor. It may be printed by the exhibitor or commercially printed. Please See Hints on page 19.

Any number of entries not exceeding three per class (entrance fee 35p per entry per class)

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Prize Scale

83

A PHOTO WITH AN AMUSING CAPTION

Royal Society of St George

3

84

A DRAMATIC SKY

 

3

85

WIND

 

3

 

Photography Novice Only

Judge Jack Taylor

 

Pictures to be maximum 8” x 6” excluding mount & must be the work of the exhibitor. It may be printed by the exhibitor or commercially printed. Please See Hints on page 19

Any number of entries not exceeding three per class

 

Novice Class is for anyone who has not previously gained an award

 in any previous show for Photography

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Prize Scale

86

SOMETHING NAUTICAL

 

3

 

SECTION H: Arts & Crafts

PLEASE SEE RULE 12

 

Judges: Mrs G Bradley (classes 92-99)

            

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

Prize Scale

87

HAND KNITTING

 

1 Article

3

88

CROCHETING/LACE

 

1 Article

3

89

GENERAL EMBROIDERY

Muriel Greenwood

1 Article **

3

90

NEEDLEWORK

 

Garment

3

91

NEEDLEWORK

The Patchwork Cat

Patchwork

3

92

GREETING CARD

 

not computer generated

3

93

HANDICRAFT

Sylvia Carter

1 Article not already covered in 91-95

3

94

CHILDS TOY

 

Any Material

3

95

ART “A SUSSEX SCENE”

 

* see note below

3

96

ART “MY BEST FRIEND”

 

* see note below

3

 

* Maximum picture size 18” x 14” (46cm x 35.5cm) or if framed 23” x 19” (58.3cm x 48cm)

          ** General Embroidery covers all types of embroidery using a needle & thread,

                yarn, silk or wool.

Tapestry woven and not sewn with a needle, should be entered under Class 98 HANDICRAFT

 

CHILDREN’S CLASSES PRIZE MONEY

 

Children's classes are free to enter, Prize money as listed below. Subject to Rule 16

Prize money not collected at the show will be deemed a gift to the Society

 

Place

Amount

1st

£2.00

2nd

£1.00

3rd

50p

 

SECTION I: Children’s Classes

Displayed on a trestle table

Open Classes for children 5 to 8 years

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

97

SEASCAPE COLLAGE

The Rotary Club of Seaford

No larger than A3 using recycled materials

98

JAM TARTS (3)

The Rotary Club of Seaford

Own Recipe

 

Displayed on a trestle table

Open Classes for children aged 9 to 11 years

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

99

SEASCAPE COLLAGE

The Rotary Club of Seaford

No larger than A3 using recycled materials

100

ICED FAIRY CAKES (3)

The Rotary Club of Seaford

Own Recipe

 

Displayed on a trestle table

Open Classes for children aged 5 to 15 years

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

101

My Best Friend

The Rotary Club of Seaford

To have been taken by the entrant since the last show

 

Childrens Open Classes for Group Entries (Schools/Nurseries)

 

Class

Title

Sponsor

Description

102

POTATOES

 

Any variety-5 on a plate (supplied)

103

CARROTS

 

3 with foliage

104

BERRIES (9)

 

Any variety-display base supplied by society

105

GLADIOLI

 

3 Spikes-Vase supplied by society