Beccles Horticultural Society holds first show of the year

PUBLISHED: 20:15 17 April 2017 | UPDATED: 20:15 17 April 2017

Entries in the Beccles Horticultural Society show.

Entries in the Beccles Horticultural Society show.


Beccles and District Horticultural Society staged its first show of the year on April 12.

Entries in the Beccles Horticultural Society show.Entries in the Beccles Horticultural Society show.

There was a good display of spring flowers and the judges commended the quality of the exhibits.

The event was followed by a talk from vegetable and flower judge Donny Andrews.

The overall winner of the show was Mrs S Westney. The first prize winners were: cabbage – D Glanfield, cauliflower - D Glanfield, leeks - D Boast, sprouting broccoli – J Foster, rhubarb – R Bedwell, flowering pot plant – J Elliott, foliage pot plant – S Westney, one specimen daffodil – D Glanfield, three specimen daffodils – R Bedwell, vase spring flowers – J Webb, one specimen tulip – M Whstlecraft, three tulips - R Bedwell, six stems polyanthus – J Elliott, growing polyanthus – P McDougall, growing primrose – D Glanfield, pot growing daffodils – S Westney, pot growing bulbs – J Foster, three stems flowering shrubs – S Westney, hanging basket – D Glanfield, Oxford marmalade – S Patterson, hot cross buns – S Westney and decorated Easter egg – R Bedwell.

The group meets at the former St John’s Ambulance Hall in Blyburgate on the second Wednesday of each month at 7.30pm. New members are welcome.

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