Lavant Horticultural Society, Lavant, Chichester

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Autumn Flower Competition

Wednesday 9th October

The numbers of entries in the dahlia classes were down due to the weather.I
However, there were plenty of good entries in the Vase of Garden Flowers class and the Autumn Flower Arrangements were particularly

The overall winner with the most points in the Competition was Michael Kingsford.I

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Some of the entries

 ANNUAL FLOWER SHOW 2019   Saturday 3rd August

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This year's Show was the biggest anyone can remember, with a glorious array of exhibits filling the Hall.

It attracted a very large number of visitors.IThe café area & the marquee on the green were full of people chatting whilst enjoying the delicious home-made cake.

2018 saw a record number of individual entries at 416.X However, this year they rose dramatically to 477.
The quality of exhibits was also high, with judges commending the high standards of the Show.

Of the record number of 58 exhibitors,I31 won a first prize in at least one class, whilst 48 won a first, second or third prize.

In spite of the greater competition and the wide spread of prizewinners, Michael Kingsford still excelled: not only did he win the trophies for most points in the Show overall, in the Vegetable & Fruit classes and in the Flower classes; but the number of points he accummulated in each of these three categories was twice that of the exhibitor in second place.

The number of exhibits in the FlowerIArrangement classes was double last year's - talks by Lyn Constable and Sarah Newman had clearly inspired many.

Hilary Osgood excelled,Iwinning 3 firsts, a 2nd and a 3rd over the 5 classes.

Click to see all the 2019 Trophy Winners

Photos courtesy of Connie Ellison, Jim Sharrod, Mike Kingsford & Roger Hart

Winning Photos

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Annual Flower Show results

Spring Flower Competition

Wednesday 13th March

Although the stormy weather will certainly have damaged some potential entries, the number and quality of the exhibits was surprisingly high, giving one of the best Spring Flower Competitions of recent years.

It was really competitive, with 8 different winners of First Prizes over the 10 classes.                      Click below to see the full X

Link to 2019 results

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The overall winner was Eileen Morris.