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Glasgow show 2022
« on: May 07, 2022, 06:33:35 PM »
Cyril Lafong won yet another Forrest Medal wth a superb  Daphne.  He also  received  a merit certificate  for his entry in a class for rare plants




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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2022, 06:36:34 PM »
Stella & David Rankin won the Crawford  trophy for most points in the open section, Class A for 6 small pans, Class 1 6 larger pans and the Buchanan rosebowl an entry  which also included  the  Joan Stead prize for the best primula, class 2 the Archibald rose bowl for 3 plants from different genera, class 3 the Buchanan challenge cup for 3 new or rare plants


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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2022, 06:47:05 PM »
Alison Ward  won the Ian Donald trophy for best Scottish native plant with Scilla verna , Peter Semple won the Simpson trophy for best orchid, John di Paolo won the75th jubilee prize for a small pot as well as a merit certificate for a very floriferous  Saxifraga Snowcap








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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2022, 06:50:34 PM »
Your correspondent retained the Darling trophy for class 4  3 dwarf rhododendrons one of which won the trophy  for best rhodo in the show, also the  Urie trophy for best other ericaceous with an Andromeda in a 6 pan entry in class  1 and the Don Stead prize for most points  across all the bulb classes. More pics later
 
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #4 on: May 08, 2022, 08:28:12 AM »
round of the benches  to look at the rest of the plants. Class A six small pots then details  of the rare plants in class 3 
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #5 on: May 08, 2022, 08:31:54 AM »
more new/rare plants




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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2022, 08:33:23 AM »
Scottish, Aussies, grey and variegated leaves, cushions
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #7 on: May 08, 2022, 08:35:22 AM »
primulas, dodecatheons, ranuncs
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #8 on: May 08, 2022, 08:36:48 AM »
papavers, iris , frits, tulips
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #9 on: May 08, 2022, 08:38:39 AM »
bulbs, arisaemas, colourful lewisias


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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #10 on: May 08, 2022, 08:40:44 AM »
hardy succulents, gesneriads, plants   from specific regions
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #11 on: May 08, 2022, 08:42:06 AM »
rhodos, other erics, conifers




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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #12 on: May 08, 2022, 08:43:39 AM »
dwarf shrubs, ferns, seed raised and troughs






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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #13 on: May 08, 2022, 08:45:03 AM »
Glasgow has a section for cut flower daffodils and tulips
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Re: Glasgow show 2022
« Reply #14 on: May 08, 2022, 09:14:56 AM »
Kitchen crew - Glasgow show   has a well deserved reputation for good things to eat. Gardening books from  the greatly  missed Glasford Sprunt.  Judging and photography






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