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Dept C
Dept C - 4-H Club
Dept E - Vocational Education
Dept K - Horticulture, Field Crops & Seeds
Dept M - Honey & Molasses
Dept N - Canning
Dept O - Pastries
Dept P - Handwork
Dept R - Adult Crafts
Dept S - Ornamental Horticulture
Dept U - Photography
Dept V - Fine Arts
Dept Y - Junior Crafts
Livestock General Rules and Regulations
Dept F - Junior Sheep & Meat Goat Show
Dept G - Junior Dairy Show
Dept H - Open Dairy Show
Dept I - Junior Beef Show
Dept J - Open Beef Show

Dept S

Department S
Ornamental Horticulture

Chairpersons: Melody Rose & Marsie Nielson

 

1)      Exhibitor expected to know into which class and lot each entry should be made.

2)      Entries disqualified for not meeting specifications of lot description.

3)      Exhibitor must grow all plants and cut or dried floral material.

4)      No artificial flowers or foliage may be used in the show.

5)      Correct botanical and generally accepted common names shall accompany plants on a 3 x 5-index card. 

6)      Picks, cards, and reference books will be available at entry desk.

7)      Plants that have won three Blue Ribbons or "Best of Class" at the Greene County Fair should not be entered for judging.

8)      Plants should be in clean, appropriate type and size container. 

9)      Plants should be groomed before entry.

10)  Judging of exhibits shall conform to standards of the National Garden Club and American Rose Society.  Judging based on the following point scale: Design 30; Scale 30; Color 30; Condition 20; Harmony 30; Distinction 10; Theme 10 for a total of 150 points.

 

PARTICIPATION AWARD

Each entry into Class 1 (Cut and Dried Floral Design) and Class 2 (Plant Material) will receive 5 points.

Each entry into Class 3 (Educational Exhibit) will receive 20 points.

Each entry into Class 4 (Roses) and Class 5 (Cut Annuals and Perennials) will receive 2 points.

Each 1st Place will receive 3 points.

Each 2nd Place will receive 2 points.

Each 3rd Place will receive 1 point.

Each “Best of Class” will receive 10 points.

 Entries deemed unworthy of judging will not receive points toward this award. 

Exhibitor with the most points will receive $50.
Second place in points will receive $30.
Third place in points will receive $20.

 PLANTS AND FLORAL DESIGN
These classes received on Saturday, August 5 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and will be on display the entire week of the fair.

CLASS 1 - Cut & Dried Floral Design

AWARDS: 1st - $5.00; 2nd - $4.00; 3rd - $3.00

Lot 1 - Cut flower arrangement not to exceed 18” in height, length, or width

Lot 2 - Cut flower arrangement greater than 18” in height, length, or width.

Lot 3 - Cut floral arrangement exhibited in 8 - 12 oz. Mug, suitable for small table, hospital room, or other small space.

Lot 4 - Dried floral arrangement not to exceed
          18” in height, width, or length.

Lot 5 - Dried floral arrangement greater than 18”
           in height, length, or width.

Lot.6 - Dried floral arrangement exhibited in
           8 - 12 oz. Mug, suitable for small table,
           hospital room, or other small space

Lot 7 - Wildflowers

Lot 8 - All Green (foliage only)

Lot 9 - White Flowers

Lot 10 - Zinnias

Lot 11 - Sunflowers

Lot 12 – Best of Show (Rosette and $25.00) sponsored by UT Extension, Greene County

 

CLASS 2 - Plant Material

AWARDS: 1st - $5.00; 2nd - $4.00; 3rd - $3.00

 

ANNUALS IN CONTAINER

Lot 101 - Begonia, any other type not listed

Lot 102 - Begonia, Dragon Wing

Lot 103 - Begonia, rex

Lot 104 - Begonia, tuberous

Lot 105 - Begonia, wax leaf

Lot 106 – Caladium

Lot 107 - Celosia

Lot 108 - Coleus

Lot 109 - Dahlia

Lot 110 - Geranium, any other (novelty)

Lot 111 - Geranium, any other color

Lot 112 - Geranium, Ivy Leaf

Lot 113 - Geranium, red

Lot 114 - Geranium, scented

Lot 115 - Hibiscus

Lot 116 - Impatiens, New Guinea, red

Lot 117 - Impatiens, standard, red

Lot 118 - Impatiens, New Guinea, any other color

Lot 119 - Impatiens, standard, any other color

Lot 120 - Impatiens, any other not mentioned

Lot 121 - Lantana

Lot 122 - Marigold

Lot 123 - Million Bells

Lot 124 - Philodendron

Lot 125 - Vinca

Lot 126 - Zinnia

Lot 127 - Any other not mentioned

 

COMBINATION CONTAINERS

Lot 201 - Cactus and/or succulent container garden

Lot 202 - Container garden with plants generally recognized as houseplants

Lot 203 - Container garden with plants generally recognized as annuals and/or perennials

 

HANGING BASKETS

Lot 301 - Blooming

Lot 302 - Chlorophytum (Airplane or Spider Plant)

Lot 303 - Fern, any other fern

Lot 304 - Fern, asparagus types

Lot 305 - Fern, Boston types

Lot 306 - Foliage

Lot 307 - Fuchsia

Lot 308 - Ivy, Hedera (English)

Lot 309 - Ivy, Plectranthus

Lot 310 - Ivy, Green Swedish

Lot 311 - Philodendron

Lot 312 - Tradescantia, Bridal Veil

Lot 313 - Tradescantia, Bolivian Jew

Lot 314 - Tradescantia, (other Wandering Jew Varieties)

Lot 315 - Any other hanging basket not mentioned

 

HOUSE PLANTS

AFRICAN VIOLETS

Lot 401 - African violet, Pink

Lot 402 - African violet, Purple

Lot 403 - Any Other Color

 

CACTUS & SUCCULENT

Lot 501 - Crassula (Jade)

Lot 502 - Sempervivums (Hen & Chicks) & Sedum

Lot 503 - Cactus, Any other

Lot 504 - Cactus, Christmas or Thanksgiving

Lot 505 - Succulent

 

FOLIAGE

Lot 601 - Any plant generally recognized as a houseplant, with blooms

Lot 602 - Any plant generally recognized as a houseplant, non-blooming

Lot 603 - Any plant generally recognized as a seasonal plant

Lot 604 - Ivy topiary

Lot 605 - Ivy, English types

Lot 606 - Fern, asparagus types

Lot 607 - Fern, Boston types

Lot 608 - Fern, other types

Lot 609 - Any other foliage plant

 

HERBS

Lot 701 - One herb in one container

Lot 702 - Herb Garden, Group, 3 or more in a suitable container

Lot 703 - Any herb, standard or topiary

Lot 704 - Group of herbs in containers, one plant per container, maximum five, minimum three.

    Lot judged with consideration given to uniqueness of containers (as well as condition of plant material).

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Lot 801 - Orchid (must be in bloom)

Lot 802 - Bromeliad

Lot 803 - Fruited

Lot 804 - Any Other

Lot 805 – Best of Show (Rosette and $25.00) sponsored by Secret Garden Landscaping & More  

ROSES

These classes received on Thursday, August 10 from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and will be on display until the end of the fair.

CLASS 4 - Cycle of Bloom Challenge.

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

 

Three Hybrid Tea or Grandiflora blooms of one variety. One at exhibition stage, one at full bloom, and one bud.

CLASS 5 - Three Hybrid Tea or Grandiflora buds

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

One or more varieties.

 

CLASS 6 - Hybrid Tea or Grandiflora Bloom at exhibition stage.

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - White or Near White

Lot 2 - Yellow

Lot 3 - Yellow Blend

Lot 4 - Apricot Blend

Lot 5 - Orange

Lot 6 - Orange Blend

Lot 7 - Orange -Red

Lot 8 - Light Pink

Lot 9 - Medium Pink

Lot 10 - Deep Pink

Lot 11 - Pink Blend

Lot 12 - Medium Red

Lot 13 - Dark Red

Lot 14 - Red Blend

Lot 15 - Mauve or Russet

 

CLASS 7 - Floribunda

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Single bloom at exhibition stage.

Lot 1 - White

Lot 2 - Yellow

Lot 3 - Orange

Lot 4 - Pink

Lot 5 - Red

Lot 6 - Mauve or Russet

Lot 7 - Apricot

 

CLASS 8 - Sprays, Any Color

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - Hybrid Tea Spray

Lot 2 - Grandiflora Spray

Lot 3 - Floribunda Spray

 

CLASS 9 - Full Blown, Hybrid Tea or Grandiflora

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - Any color

 

CLASS 10 - Polyantha, Shrub, or Old Garden Roses

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - Any color

 

CLASS 11 - Climbers

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Climbing Hybrid Teas must be shown in appropriate Hybrid Tea Class.

Lot 1 - Single Bloom

Lot 2 – Spray

 

CLASS 12 - Miniature, one stem showing one bloom at exhibition stage

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Disbudded, at exhibition stage.

Lot 1 - White to Yellow

Lot 2 - Yellow to Apricot Blend

Lot 3 - Orange or Orange Blend

Lot 4 - Pink or Pink Blend

Lot 5 - Red or Red Blend

Lot 6 - Mauve

 

CLASS 13 - Miniature, one stem showing a spray

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - White to Yellow

Lot 2 - Yellow to Apricot Blend

Lot 3 - Orange or Orange Blend

Lot 4 - Pink or Pink Blend

Lot 5 - Red or Red Blend

Lot 6 - Mauve

 

CLASS 14 - Miniature, Full Blown

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - White, Yellow

Lot 2 - Orange, Apricot

Lot 3 - Red, Pink

Lot 4 - Mauve, Russet

 

CLASS 15 - Miniature Rose in container, any color

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 1 - Miniature Rose in container, any color

 

CLASS 16 - Best of Show

AWARDS: Rosette and $25.00 sponsored by Big Spring Master Gardener Association (BSMGA)

CUT FLOWERS

This class received on Thursday, August 10 from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and will be on display until the end of the fair. Entries not taken after 11:30 a.m.  Allow yourself enough time.

1)       The Fair will furnish all containers for cut annuals and perennials.

2)       Exhibitors expected to know into which class and lot each entry should be made.

3)       Entries disqualified for not meeting specifications of lot description.

4)       Remove all foliage from stem that will be under water, except where noted.

 

CLASS 17 - Cut Flowers, Annuals, Perennials & Flowering Shrubs

AWARDS: 1st - $3.00; 2nd - $2.00; 3rd - $1.00

Lot 101 - Althea or Rose of Sharon, Any Color

Lot 102 - Amaranthus, 1 Stalk

Lot 103 - Buddleia or Butterfly Bush, 1 Stem, White or Yellow

Lot 104 - Buddleia or Butterfly Bush, 1 Stem, Blue or Purple

Lot 105 - Buddleia or Butterfly Bush, 1 Stem, Pink or Red

Lot 106 - Buddleia or Butterfly Bush, 1 Stem, Any Other Color

Lot 107 - Celosia, 1 Stem, Any Color

Lot 108 - Canna, Leaf and Bloom Spike, Any Color

Lot 109 - Cleome or Spider Plant, 1 Stem, Any Color

Lot 110 - Crepe Myrtle, 1 Stem, Pink Shades

Lot 111 - Crepe Myrtle, 1 Stem, Red

Lot 112 - Crepe Myrtle, 1 Stem, White

Lot 113 - Crepe Myrtle, 1 Stem, Purple Shades

Lot 114 - Crepe Myrtle, 1 Stem, Any Other Color

Lot 115 - Cosmos, Any Color, 3 Stems

 

Lot 201 - Dahlia, Large Bloom, 4” and up, 1 Stem, Any Color

Lot 202 - Dahlia, Medium Bloom, 2.5” TO 4”, 1 Stem, Any Color           

Lot 203 - Dahlia, Small Bloom, Under 2.5”, Any Color

Lot 204 - Shasta daisy, 3 Stems

Lot 205 - Daylily, any color, 1 Stem

 

Lot 301 - Echinacea or Cone Flower, 3 Stems, Any Color

Lot 302 - Foliage Suitable for Cut Arrangements

Lot 303 - Gladiola, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 304 - Gladiola, Pink to Red Shades, 1 Stem

Lot 305 - Gladiola, White to Yellow Shades, 1 Stem

Lot 306 - Garden Phlox, White, 1 Stem

Lot 307 - Garden Phlox, Pink to Red, 1 Stem

Lot 308 - Garden Phlox, Blue to Purple, 1 Stem

Lot 309 - Garden Phlox, Any Other Color, 1 Stem

Lot 310 - Grass, Ornamental, 1 Stem

 

Lot 401 - Hydrangea, Any other color, 1 Stem

Lot 402 - Hydrangea, White Shades, 1 Stem

Lot 403 - Hydrangea, Pink Shades, 1 Stem

Lot 404 - Hydrangea, Blue Shades, 1 Stem

Lot 405 - Hollyhock, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 406 - Hibiscus, Any Color, 1 Bloom

Lot 407 - Hosta, 1 Leaf and Bloom Spike

Lot 408 - Lavender, Any Color, 3 Stems

Lot 409 - Lily, Any Other, 1 Stem, Any Color

Lot 410 - Liriopie or Monkey Grass, 3 Stems, 1 Leaf

 

All Marigolds Must Have One Set of Leaves and Stem Must

Be 6” Long To Be Judged.

Lot 500 - Marigold, Large Bloom, 4” and up

Lot 501 - Marigold, Medium Large Bloom, 3-4”

Lot 502 - Marigold, Medium Bloom, 2-3”

Lot 503 - Marigold, Small Bloom 1-2”

Lot 504 - Marigold, Miniature, up to 1”j

Lot 505 - Mum, 1 Spray

 

Lot 601 - Pervoskia or Russian Sage, 1 Stem

Lot 602 - Petunia, 1 Stem, Red or Pink Shades

Lot 603 - Petunia, 1 Stem, Blue or Purple Shades

Lot 604 - Petunia, 1 Stem White to Yellow Shades

Lot 605 - Petunia, 1 Stem, Any Other Color

Lot 607 - Queen Anne’s lace, 1 Stem

 

Lot 700 - Rudbeckia, Black-Eyed Susan, 3 Stems, Any Color

Lot 701 - Rudbeckia, Any Other, 3 Stems, Any Color

Lot 702 - Salvia, Red, 3 Stems

Lot 703 - Salvia, Blue, 3 Stems

Lot 704 - Salvia, Any Other Color, 3 Stems

Lot 705 - Sunflower, Under 4” Diameter

Lot 706 - Sunflower, 4” - 8” Dia., Any Color 8” Dia. Max

Lot 707 - Sunflower, 8” - 12” Dia, Any Color, 12” Dia. Max

Lot 708 - Snapdragon, 1 Stem, Any Color

Lot 709 - Sweet Pea, 3 Stems, Any Color

Lot 710 - Tuberose, 1 Stem

Lot 711 - Yarrow, Any Color, 1 Stem

 

Lot 800 - Zinnia, 4” Bloom & up, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 801 - Zinnia, 3 1/2” - 4” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 802 - Zinnia, 3” -3 1/2” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 803 - Zinnia, 2 1/2” - 3” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 804 - Zinnia, 2” - 2 1/2” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 805 - Zinnia 1 1/2” - 2” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 806 - Zinnia 1” - 1 1/2” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

Lot 807 - Zinnia Up to 1” Bloom, Any Color, 1 Stem

 

Lot 901 - Berried Shrub, 1 Stem

Lot 902 - Fruited Shrub, 1 Stem

Lot 903 - Blooming Shrub, 1 Stem

Lot 904 - Any Other Annual

Lot 905 - Any Other Perennial

Lot 906 - Any Other, Suitable for Drying

Lot 907 - Any Other Wildflower

Lot 908 - Group of 6

Lot 909 – Best of Show (Rosette and $25.00) sponsored by Summerfield Farm

 

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