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East Anglian Area Show  Schedule 2008
Baytree Nurseries,  Weston,  Spalding,  Lancs.
Saturday 2nd. & Sunday 3rd. August
Judge : Bob Bryce

Open Classes

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

1

Six pots of Tuberous Double Begonia, any cultivars.

20

15

10

2

Three pots of Tuberous Double Begonia, any cultivars.

10

7

5

3

One pot of Tuberous Double Begonia.

3

2

1

4

One pot & one cut-bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia, same cultivar.

4

3

2

5

One pot of Tuberous Double Begonia - to be grown in a pot no greater than 7" (18cm.) in diameter or a volume no greater than 3 litres..  To be grown as one main stem with side shoots.  The base of the lowest side shoot should be clearly visible above the compost.

3

2

1

6

Three pots of Tuberous Double Begonias grown as class 5.

10

7

5

7

Six cut-blooms of Tuberous Double Begonia, any cultivars.

10

7

5

8

Three cut-blooms of Tuberous Double Begonia, any cultivars.

4

3

2

9

Three cut-blooms of Tuberous Double Begonia, white, cream or yellow only.

4

3

2

10

One cut-bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia.

3

2

1

11

One pot of Begonia - Rex or Masoniana.

3

2

1

12

Three pots of Begonia - Rex or Masoniana.

4

3

2

13

One pot of any Begonia other than Tuberous Double or Class 11.

3

2

1

14

Three pots of any Begonia other than Tuberous Double or Class 12.

4

3

2

15

One basket of pendula Begonia,. Maximum size of basket 16", more than one tuber allowed.

6

4

3

16

One basket of pendula habit Begonia (eg Sutherlandii, Flamboyant or Species). Maximum size of basket 16", more than one tuber allowed.

4

3

2

17

One half basket of pendula Begonia. Maximum size of basket 16", more than one tuber allowed.

3

2

1

18

One half basket of pendula habit Begonia (eg Sutherlandii, Flamboyant or Species). Maximum size of basket 16", more than one tuber allowed.

3

2

1

19

One pot of Multiflora Begonia, to be grown in a pot.  One tuber per pot.

3

2

1

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Intermediate Classes

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

20

One pot of Tuberous Double Begonia.

3

2

1

21

Three cut-blooms of Tuberous Double Begonia, any cultivars.

4

3

2

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Novice Classes

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

22

One pot of Tuberous Double Begonia.

3

2

1

23

One cut-bloom of Tuberous Double Begonia.

3

2

1

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4' x 4' Display

1st.

2nd.

3rd.

24

A group of any type of Begonias  plus ferns or other greenery to be staged for effect.
A stand 1.2m. x 1.2 m.(4' x 4') with two tiers of 300mm.high x 400mm. deep covered with black cloth will be provided.
Up to two members may enter this class jointly.

20

15

10

Awards:

The Grantham Cup
Will be awarded to the exhibitor with the most points in classes 1 - 23
   Points will be awarded as follows:
     Classes 1 & 7                                                     6   4   3
     Classes 2,6,8,9,12,14 & 21                                  4   3   2
     Classes 3,4,5.10,11,13,15,16,17,18,19,20 & 23     3   2   1
  In the event of a tie, the Exhibitor gaining the greater number of first prizes will be awarded the cup,
  and if still tied the Exhibitor gaining the greater number of second prizes shall be deemed the winner.

The NBS 60th. Anniversary Medal and Rosette will be awarded to the best pot of Begonias and also the best cut-bloom.
The Newton Trophy
will be awarded to the best exhibit in the Show.
The Peterborough Begonia Group Perpetual Challenge Plate 
will be awarded to the winner of Class 1.
The Stanley Dickenson Trophy 
will be awarded to the winner of Class 2.
The Roy Mackey Memorial Bowl 
will be awarded to the winner of Class 7, there will also be a replica bowl which the recipient will keep.
The Andy James Cup
will be awarded to the winner of class 8.
The Kettering Cup
will be awarded to the best pot in Classes 11 to 14.
The Intermediate Trophy
will be awarded to the best exhibit in Classes 20 and 21.
The Peterborough Begonia Group Novice Shield
will be awarded to the best exhibit in Classes 22 and 23.
The Ladies Cup will be awarded to the best exhibit in show by a lady.
The Grantham Cup will be awarded to the Exhibitor with the most points.

Judging
to National Begonia Society (NBS) rules.
Classes 1 - 19 are open to all NBS members.
Classes 20 - 21 are restricted to members who have won no more than 3 first prizes, excluding the Novice Classes.
Classes 22 - 23 are restricted to members who have not won more than 2 first prizes in a members' Begonia Class, excluding Classes 11 - 19.

Exhibitors may make more than one entry per class but will only be awarded one prize.

Boards will be provided for the cut-bloom classes but exhibitors may use their own which must comply with NBS rules.

Staging
 Friday 3.00pm. - 8.00pm. and Saturday 8am. - 9.30am
Removal of Exhibits
 After 4pm. on Sunday 3rd. August.

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