Rules for Design
1. All references made to handbook are from the “Handbook for Flower Shows” Revised 2007.
2. All designs and horticulture must be in place by 12:30 p.m.
3. Space allowed for designs is 20” except for miniatures and small designs. Backgrounds are encouraged. They come 20”wide.
4. Man-made components are allowed in designs requiring all fresh plant material.
Rules for Horticulture
1. No more than 10 specimens per person per meeting.
2. Specimens must be named: Genus, Species, & Variety or Cultivar
LURAY GARDEN CLUB EXHIBITS for 2011-2013
“Above & Below” Underwater Design- Handbook p. 212
“Down the Garden Path”
Designer’s Choice of design type and choice of plant material
“The Primaries” a creative design using one or all 3 primary colors. Designers choice of plant material
“Vacation Time” Designers choice of design style and choice of plant material.
“This and That” Choice of design type using plant material left in garden from summer.
“The Asters” Creative Design using plant material from Asteraceae family such as asters or chrysanthemum
Bring Horticulture if Available
“Savor the Season” A design suitable for a buffet or dining table for Thanksgiving
“Welcome Home” A Holiday wreath or swag to be hung on the front door.
Decorated Packages (Small, Medium, Large)
See Page 38 for Design Requirements
Design Workshop : No Design / No Horticulture
“Any Miniature Design”
Design of your own choice
“Small Design” Name your own design.
“Wearing of the Green” Choice of design type.-Use ALL Green Plant Materials.
“April Showers” Choice of Design,Style, and plant material
“How About That”-Your choice of design type and plant material.
“May Pole” Creative Design-Your choice of plant material
“Come Grow with Me” A mono-botanic design
Petite Standard Flower Show: May 11 & 12
No Designs or Horticulture
“Fireworks” Creative Design-Your choice of plant materials
“On the Beach” A Creative Design-Your choice of plant materials
“Long Hot Summer”-Your choice of design type and plant material
“Picnic Time” A Functional Table HB Pg. 215-116
Manner of Dining Al Fresco HB Pg. 218-D
“Stormy Weather” Creative design showing movement.-Your choice of plant material.
“Harvest Time” Your choice of design type and plant material
Horticulture if Available
“Harvest Basket” A collection of fruit, vegetables,Nuts, seedpods etc. arranged in a basket or other container
“Christmas” Any design you would like to use in your home during the holiday season.
Decorated Packages (Small, Medium, Large) See Page 38 for Design Requirements
“Be My Valentine” Your choice of design type and plant material
“Winds of Change” A creative design-Your choice of plant material
“Welcome Spring”-Your choice of design type and plant material
“Easter Morning”-Your choice of design type and plant material
“April Showers-May Flowers”-Your choice of design type and plant material
“May Basket” A design in a basket-Your choice of design type and plant material
“What’s my Angle”-An angle design HB Pg 196-197
No Designs or Horticulture