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Membership of the association is open to all gardeners whether they are allotment plot holders or not. The membership fee is £5 per year (2020) and includes group membership of the National Allotment Society.

Sunday, 28 February 2016

List of the classes for this year’s show

Wrexham Allotment and Leisure Gardeners’ Association

2016 Annual Flower, Vegetable and Produce Open Show
to be held at St Margaret’s Church and Community Hall, Chester Road, Wrexham
on Saturday, 20th August, 2016 

LIST OF CLASSES


Fruit and Vegetable Classes
1.         6 pods of French Beans
2.         6 pods of Runner Beans
3.         Longest Runner Bean
4.         3 Beetroot – tops trimmed to 3”
5.         1 Cabbage – green round – with 3” of stalk
6.         3 Carrots – stump type – tops trimmed to 3”
7.         1 Courgette – any colour
8.         1 Cucumber
9.         1 Table Marrow not to exceed 15
10.        Heaviest Marrow
11.        3 Onions from seed
12.        3 Onions from sets
13.        7 Shallots
14.        6 Pods of Peas
15.        3 Potatoes – white
16.        3 Potatoes – coloured
17.        5 Tomatoes
18.        5 Tomatoes – cherry or small plum
19.        Plate of Soft Fruit – single type and variety – 10 individual fruits if berries and 5 sprays if currants
20         Any other single vegetable not included elsewhere within schedule


Collection Classes
21.     A collection of any four vegetables – two of each kind
22.        Top Tray - to be displayed on black painted or covered board – 24” x 18”
3 types of vegetable from the following:
3 carrots, 1 cauliflower, 6 pods of runner beans, 3 onions, 6 pods of peas, 3 potatoes,
3 tomatoes


Flowers and Plants
23.        Flower Arrangement – material may be purchased.  Theme:  ‘Bags of Style’
24         A Single Flowering House Plant
25         A Single Foliage House Plant
26.        6 Asters
27.        5 Dahlias or 3 large Dahlias, i.e. over 8” in diameter
28.        3 Gladioli
29         3 Roses
30         9 Sweet Peas
31         Any single bloom or flower spike
32         Vase or Bowl of Cut Flowers – 3 or more types
33         Vase or Bowl of Shrub Foliage – 3 or more types


Home Produce and Handicrafts
34.        Fruit tea bread
35.        Victoria sponge cake
36.        Fruit liqueur
37.        Jar of chutney
38.        Jar of raspberry jam
39.        Jar of strawberry jam
40         Jar of other jam
41.        An item of knitting, embroidery or cross-stitch
42         A painting or drawing with a gardening theme


Children’s Classes
43.        Miniature Garden – max. 24” x 18” - age 10 &  below
44.        Miniature Garden – max. 24” x 18” – age 11 to   16
45.        Collage made from nuts, seeds etc. – min. size 12” x 8” and max. 16” x 12” – age 10 & below
46.        Collage as above – age 11 to 16
47.        Creature made of fruit and/or vegetables - age 10 and below
48         Creature - as above – age 11 to 16
49.        Painting or drawing with a gardening theme – min. size 12” x 8” and max 16” x 12” – age 10 and below
50.        Painting or drawing – as above - age 11 – 16