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Yorkshire/Humberside Area Show Schedule  2009
Outwood Memorial Hall, Leeds Road, Wakefield  WF1 2NE
Saturday 25th. July
Judge:  Mr Barry Walker

Open Classes 

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

1

Six Cut Blooms of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£10

£7

£5

2

Three Cut Blooms of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£4

£3

£2

3

One Cut Bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia.

£3

£2

£1

4

Three Pots of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£18

£12

£9

5

Three Pots of Tuberous Double Begonias. Restricted. Plants to be grown in pots of diameter no greater than 18cm (7") or of volume no greater than 3L.  Plants to be grown as one main stem, and side shoots to be clearly visible above the compost.

£18

£12

£9

6

One Pot of Tuberous Double Begonias. Restricted. To be grown as in Class 5.

£3

£2

£1

7

One Pot of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£3

£2

£1

8

One Pot & One Cut Bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia. Must be the same variety.

£4

£3

£2

9

One Basket of Begonias.

£6

£4

£3

10

Three Pots of Begonias other than tuberous double.

£10

£7

£5

11

One Pot of Begonia other than tuberous double.

£3

£2

£1

12

A group of mixed Begonias. These may include tuberous doubles and/or singles and/or foliage types and/or fibrous rooted in flower.  To be staged for effect on a table space of 1.2m wide by 1.2m deep (4' x 4'). Exhibitors may provide tiering if they wish. No begonias in baskets and no other plant material will be permitted.
One or two exhibitors can enter jointly.

£20

£15

£10

13

Sponsored by Thompson & MorganSeeds & Plants
One scented begonia plant in a pot.
Plant to be one of the Thompson & Morgan Aromantic
®  range of begonias.

£25

£15

£10

Intermediate Classes    Restricted to exhibitors who have not won more than 5 first prizes at any NBS Show.

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

14

Two Pots of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£4

£3

£2

15

Three Cut Blooms of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£3

£2

£1

16

One Cut Bloom of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£1

£0.75

£0.50

Novice Classes   Restricted to exhibitors who have not won more than two first prizes at any NBS Show.

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

17

One Pot of Tuberous Double Begonia.

£3

£2

£1

18

Three Cut Blooms of Tuberous Double Begonias.

£3

£2

£1

19

One Cut Bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia.

£1

£0.75

£0.50

20

One Pot of Begonia other than tuberous double.

£3

£2

£1

Awards
The Joe Mallon Trophy and Silver Card will be awarded to the winner of Class1.
The Colin Whewell Trophy and Silver Card will be awarded to the winner of Class 4.
The Jeff Rhodes Trophy and Silver Card will be awarded to the winner of Class 10.
The NBS Bronze Medal and rosette will be awarded to the best pot of begonia in the show.
The NBS Bronze Medal and rosette will be awarded to the best cut bloom in the show.

Regulations
Entries must be made on an official entry form and handed to the Show Secretary at the show between 9am and 11.30am..
Staging must be completed and all surplus plant material, packing material etc. be removed by 12.15pm when judging will commence.
Boards will be provided for the cut bloom classes, but exhibitors may use their own which must comply with NBS rules. Adhesive labels must not be stuck on the boards; Exhibitors should use the NBS name sheets provided.
Judging will be according to NBS rules.

Plants in the Pot Plant Classes should not be “staged for effect” they will be judged as individual Pot Plants.
All Exhibits must be correctly named where possible.
Any Exhibit on which the correct Exhibit Card is not clearly visible will be disqualified.

No unauthorised person will be admitted into the hall whilst judging is in progress.
Judges’ decision is final - any protest must be lodged in writing with the Show Secretary by 3.00pm.

There will be no limit to the number of entries and prizes won by any exhibitor in any class.
The organisers of the show will make careful arrangements for the protection of all exhibits but cannot be answerable or responsible for any loss or damage to exhibits.
No exhibit or part-exhibit may be removed until 4pm.
All trophies are PERPETUAL and must be returned to the Show Secretary 14 days before the next annual show.

Show Secretary:
Jeff Rhodes  7 Tew Street, Wakefield WF2 8DR
Tel: 01924 217579           E-mail: rhodesjeff@blueyonder.co.uk
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