Horticultural Class

Section Secretaries
Janet and Graham Depledge,

386 Wakefield Road,

Denby Dale,
Huddersfield
HD8 8RT

Tel: 01484 863551

Entry fee: 50p per entry.
(Entries to the value of £7 or more qualify for an Exhibitors pass.)

Click here to download the Horticultural class entry form

Prizes:
Vegetable, Flower and Novelty classes; 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £1
Class 770 – Flower Arranging; 1st £10, 2nd £5, 3rd £3

Trophies:
Hampson Trophy Best exhibit in the Flower Section
Cobwood Trophy Best exhibit in the Vegetable Section
Harry Wright Crystal Trophy Best exhibit in Rose classes
Harry Wright Rose Bowl Best exhibit in Onions & Shallots
Shaw Trophy Best exhibit in Flower Arranging Classes 770 &771

Judges:
Vegetables: Mr G. Butterworth F.N.V.S
Flowers: Mr D. Matthewman Dip.Hort. (Kew)
Flower Arranging & Creative Corner: Ms R Amner – Riddlesden

VEGETABLES

701 Marrow
702 Sticks of Celery
703 Lettuce (with root)
704 Onions from seed
705 Onions from sets
706 String of onions tied with raffia
707 Cabbage (red, to cut)
708 Cabbage (white, to cut)
709 Cabbage (green as grown)
710 Cauliflower (with roots)
711 Beetroots with tops, to cut (max internal size 18” x 12”)
712 Potatoes (white)
713 Potatoes (coloured or with colour)
714 Any other vegetable not listed here – with label
715 Carrots (with tops)
716 Broad Beans (space not to exceed 24 X 24”)
717 Kidney Beans
718 Runner Beans
719 Pods of Peas (not exceeding 4″)
720 Pods of Peas (over 4″)
721 Shallots (any colour)
722 Tomatoes
723 truss of Tomatoes
724 Cucumber
725 Plate of 3 Courgettes (not exceeding 6”)
726 Basket or trug of Vegetables-for the kitchen
727 Leeks (Blanch)
728 Plate of 6 Radish (with tops & root)
729 plate of salad – shown for effect
730 tray of 5 different vegetables,

HORTICULTURAL SECTION

FLOWERS

740 Basket of Flowers
741 Vase of flowers – 1 colour to dominate
742 Vase of Annuals
743 Fuschia Plant
744 Pelargonium or Geranium Plant
745 Other flowering Pot Plant
746 Foliage pot plant
747 Vase of 7 Sweet Peas, (at least 4 varieties)
748 Vase of 7 Sweet Peas (blue/purple)
749 Vase of 7 Sweet Peas (red/pink)
750 Vase of 3 Dahlia – one variety
751 Vase of 3 Dahlia – mixed variety
752 stems of any flower not listed here – with label
753 Outdoor planted container
754 Bowl of flowers – outside grown
755 Vases of Flowers (of dissimilar species)
756 Cactus or Succulent
757 Container of 3 different cacti or succulents
758 spikes of Gladioli
759 Bonsai – open class

Roses from my Garden

Entries to be outside grown by competitor

760 One Rose
761 Bowl of Roses
762 Vase of 3 Roses
763 Spray Floribunda roses

Flower Arranging

Exhibits must be arranged in the marquee on Friday evening between
5:00pm and 8:00pm, or on the day of the Show up to 9:00am.

770 An exhibit – ‘FAN-tastic’ – (No size limitations)
771 An arranged exhibit in an unusual container
772 Lady’s Spray and a matching Gentlemans buttonhole

Creative Corner – open to ALL ages

780 Miniature Garden assembled in any type of container
781 ‘wild’ animal made from fruit and vegetables
782 picture created using ‘natural’ materials
783 growing exhibit in an unusual container

Important Information for Horticulture Section Entrants

  • Entries will be accepted on Friday evening between 5pm and 7:30pm and on Show Day from 7:30am to 9:30am.
  • Cash only please.
  • Judging will commence at 10.00am PROMPT.
  • No exhibits to be removed before 4.30pm, when prize money will be paid.

On Show Day all vehicles must be removed from the showground by 9am.