Summer Show

ANNUAL SUMMER SHOW SCHEDULE

To be held in the Parish Hall Great Mongeham.
Bank Holiday Monday 28th August 2017.
Show open to the public 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Admission to Show Ground 30p.
All Classes are Open
Classes for Children.
Entries to Mrs C. Whittaker, 36 Cornwall Road , Deal
Please note that entries must reach the Show Secretary by Wednesday 23 August.
Exhibitors – please read the schedule carefully before staging entries.

CLASS 1
The John Catherick Apple Cup – Awarded for most points in Classes 1 and 2.
R.H.S. Banksian Medal – Awarded to the entrant with the most points in Sections 1— 32. Winners of the two previous years are not eligible to win this year.
Peshall Cup – Awarded for members only, most points in sections 1 — 32
Robert Fowler Cup – Awarded for most points in sections 1— 22
Solley Cup – Awarded to club member for most points in sections 23 — 32
W. Prodgers Cup – Awarded for the best onion entry anywhere in the show.
Eddy Wells Cup – Awarded for best entry of runner beans anywhere in the show.
Derek Solley Trophy – Awarded for the best entry of tomatoes anywhere in the show.
Brian Fowler Memorial Shield – Awarded for the best plate of potatoes anywhere in the show.

  • 1. 3 Dessert apples, distinct variety.
  • 2. 3 Cooking apples, distinct variety.
  • 2a. 3 Pears
  • 3. 3 White potatoes.
  • 4. 3 Coloured potatoes.
  • 5. 7 Pods of runner beans.
  • 6. 7 Pods of dwarf beans.
  • 7. 3 Exhibition onions over 75mm in diameter.
  • 8. 3 Onions no larger than 75mm in diameter grown from seed.
  • 9. 3 Leeks.
  • 10. 9 Shallots, exhibition.
  • 11. 9 Shallots, not to exceed 30mm diameter.
  • 12. 3 Onions grown from sets (Not red)
  • 13. 3 Red Onions, grown from sets.
  • 14. 3 Parsnips maximum 75mm leaf stalk.
  • 15. 3 Carrots, stump rooted, maximum 75mm leaf stalk.
  • 16. 3 Beetroot, globe variety, maximum 75mm leaf stalk.
  • 17. 3 Courgettes
  • 18. 1 Ridge cucumbers.
  • 19. 1 Indoor cucumber.
  • 19a. 1 Squash.
  • 20. 5 Tomatoes medium round (Maximum 60mm).
  • 21. 7 Tomatoes small fruited, not exceeding 37.5mm in diameter.
  • 22. Any other vegetable. See Show Secretary for amounts.
  • 23. 1 Fuchsia in a pot.
  • 23a. 6 Fuchsia heads on a Society Frame.
  • 24. 2 Vases of annuals,5 stems per vase, 2 distinct varieties.
  • 25. 2 Vases of perennals,5 stems per vase, 2 distinct varieties.
  • 26. 1 Vase gladioli, 3 stems. any colour/s.
  • 27. 1 Spike gladioli.
  • 28. 1 Vase mixed garden flowers, not for effect.
  • 29. 1 Flowering pot plant.
  • 30. 1 Orchid
  • 31. 1 Foliage pot plant
  • 32. 1 Bonzai exhibit
  • Please remember to name cultivars/varieties where possible.

N.D.S. Silver Medal Awarded for the best dahlia in this class.
Dahl Cup Awarded for the most points in section 35 – 47.
Section 47A Cash prize of £10 Sponsored by Peter Aplin for Club Members Only.
Class 2 Dahlias

The following Dahlia Classification sizes apply:-

  • Giant: Over 260 mm in diameter
  • Large: Between 220 and 260 mm in diameter
  • Medium: Between 170 and 220 mm in diameter.
  • Small: Between 115 and 170 mm in diameter’
  • Miniature:Not exceeding 115 mm in diameter
  • Pompon: Not exceeding 52 mm in diameter
  • Large Pompon: Not exceedin g 83 mm in diameter.

Section One
33. 2 Vases of decorative dahlias, 3 blooms in each vase (2 varieties).
34. 2 vases of cactus dahlias 3 blooms in each vase (2 varieties).
Section Two
35. Giant or large decorative  – 1 bloom.
36. Giant or large cactus – 1 bloom.
37. Medium decorative -1 vase of 3 blooms.
38. Medium cactus or semi cactus 1 vase of 3 blooms.
39. Small decorative – 1 vase of 3 blooms.
40. Small cactus or semi cactus  -1 vase of 3 blooms.
40a. Small ball – 1 vase of 3 blooms
41 Miniature decorative -1 vase of 3 blooms.
42. Miniature Cactus/Semi Cactus -1 vase of 3 blooms.
43. Miniature ball -1 vase of 3 blooms.
44. Pompons – 1 vase of 3 blooms.
45. Collarettes – 1 vase of 3 blooms.
46. Waterlily-1 vase of 3 blooms.
47. Mixed Blooms-1 vase of 5 blooms.
47a. One bloom from Society Cutting.

THE DEAL ALLOTMENT CHALLENGE FOR THE COLONEL ATTENBOROUGH TROPHY.

48.
1. The “GMHS Tray” is for a collection of three types of vegetables taken from Section 1.Each type of vegetable will be judged out of a total of 20 points. This is split into three sections as follows: 7 points for size, shape and colour; 7 points for condition; 6 points for uniformity. The overall mark will therefore be out of a total of 60.
2. All vegetables are to be displayed for effect. The vegetable must be displayed within an area measuring 450mm by 600mm without bending any part of them. No part of any exhibit may exceed this area.
3. A black cloth is permitted. Parsley is allowed for garnishing. Onion tops may be tied or whipped using raffia.
All entries must be grown by two or more allotment holders.
49. Heaviest Onion Competition.
Please note that every entry must be placed on the show bench. All onions must be fit for eating and not damaged with 75 mm tops and no roots.
Summer Show Classes 4 – 8

  • Please remember to name cultivars/varieties wherever possible.

 

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