Another increasingly difficult year for our members and although exhibits were down in numbers on previous years and also visitors to this show, we were lacking in quantity but we were not let down in the quality of plants benched.Our members produced some very nice quality plants against the odds caused by the long bad winter this year. I hope you enjoy seeing a small sample of the plants that appeared at the show, below are details of winning plants and their owners.
The Brierly Cup for most points in section 1 went to N.Tyers.
The Millward Cup for most points in section 2 went to V. Woolley.
The Doris Jean Jacques Cup for most points in section 3 went to A. Thorpe.
The Webster Cup for most points in section 4 went to J. Cattle.
The Crocker Cup was not awarded.
The Ogden Cup for best Seedling was awarded to D. E. Thompson.
The Vernales Plate for best unnamed vernales seedling went to D. Salt.
The Lincoln Cup for best Auricula in show went to J. Cattle for "Lucy T".
The Zanini Cup for most points in show went to A. Thorpe.
The Premier Medal was not awarded this year.
The Spring Cup for best plant in show was won by V. Woolley for "Lindum Picotee".
The Bob Taylor Trophy for best GLP in show went to J. Eddington.
Agnes & EG Watson
P. alionii class
Belarina Butter Yellow
Belarina Cobalt Blue
Colin Burrow & Lindum Cupid
Double Primrose & Polyanthus
Drumcliffe & Dunbeg
GLP Red Ground
Lime & Orange
Marginata Dwarfe form
P. Bingley Folk
P. rosea Grandiflora
P. vulgaris Gigah
Small Flowering Types