4HFloral

Becke Grumbine, Chairperson – 717-507-3282

 

Floral Rules

 

1.  Exhibitor may only enter cut flowers grown as part of a current 4-H, vocational project, or clover bud program and must conform to the number of blooms, spikes or stems specified.

2.  The uniformity of height, color, or size is an important factor in evaluating entries.

3. Flowers in each entry must be of one color and variety unless otherwise stated.

4.  You must have a note from your leader or advisor stating you are currently enrolled in a horticulture project. This must be on file in the Fair Office and will be checked at judging time.

5.  Pre-registration is required.

 

Annual Classes:

01. Asters (3 blooms)

02. Bachelor Buttons (3 blooms)

03. Calendula (3 blooms)

04. Celosia, crested (1 stem)

05. Celosia, plumed (1 stem)

06. Gladiola (1 spike)

07. Marigold, large type (3 blooms)

08. Marigold, small type (3 blooms)

09. Petunia (3 blooms)

10. Salvia, blue (3 stems)

11. Salvia, red (3 stems)

12. Salvia, any other (3 stems)

13. Snapdragon (3 spikes)

14. Strawflower (3 blooms)

15. Sunflower, garden type, in water, under 7” wide (1 bloom)

16. Verbena (3 stems)

17. Zinnia, small, not over 2” (3 blooms)

18. Zinnia, large, over 2” (3 blooms)

19. Any Other Annual (1 stem or bloom)

Perennial Classes:

20.  MY GARDEN (Youth)- An arrangement of flowers or foliage grown by the exhibitor and arranged in a vase using three or more varieties of garden flowers

21.  Butterfly Bush flower (1 stem)

22.  Coreopsis (3 blooms)

23.  Daisy, any type perennial (3 blooms)

24.  Delphinium (1 spike)

25.  Dianthus (3 blooms)

26.  Liatris (1 stem)

27.  Lilies (1 stem)

28.  Roses (1 stem)

29.  Scabiosa (3 blooms)

30.  Sweet Williams

31.  Any Other Perennial (1 stem or bloom)

Foliage and House Plants Classes:

32.  Begonias

33.  Cacti

34.  Coleus

35.  Ferns

36.  Geranium

37.  Ivy

38.  Philodendron

39.  African Violet

40.  Spider Plant

41.  Succulent– Any Variety

42.  Any Other– Flowering

43.  Any Other– Foliage

BEST OF SHOW ROSETTE-  awarded to Best 4-H/Vocational Annual Entry

 

Premiums: 1st-$3.00; 2nd-$2.50; 3rd-$2.00; 4th-$1.50; 5th-$1.00