Waupaca County Fair Open Class Book

Flowers and House Plants – Department 15

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The flower building will be open for entries from 8:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on FRIDAY. Judging will begin about noon. Cut flowers and plants brought in on Friday morning will be in the best condition for judging. To be eligible for premiums, exhibits must consist of flowers or plants, grown by the exhibitor, or plants must be taken care of by exhibitor at least three months prior to the fair. No borrowed or purchased flowers or plants.

Annual: All plant material that completes full cycle within one year, seed or bulb. Would include those plant materials that can’t winter-over in our area. (Glads, Cannas, Tuberoses)

Perennial: Any plant material that outdoors, will survive our Wisconsin winters and then bloom for more than one summer.

Biennial: Any plant material that, outdoors, will survive our Wisconsin winters, has vegetative growth the first year, blooms the second year and then dies.

CLASS A – SPECIMEN SECTION

Exhibitors are encouraged to enter name of variety on entry tag. Do not add additional foliage. Foliage attached to the bloom or spike is acceptable. Specimens should be in stable vases, sand, marbles or frogs may be used. Looking for most perfect bloom.

Scorecard

  • Plant Material
    80
  • Suitability of Container
    20
  • Total
    100
 Enter only one specimen in category

PREMIUMS

Blue Red White Pink
1. Ageratum 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
2. Amaranthus 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
3. Aster 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
4. Bachelor Button 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
5. Balsam 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
6. Begonia Tuberous 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
7. Bells of Ireland 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
8. Calendula 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
9. Canna 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
10. Celosia 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
11. Cleome 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
12. Cockscomb 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
13. Coneflower Purple 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
14. Coneflower, any other color 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
15. Cosmos 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
16. Dahlias, Cactus Type under 4” 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
17. Dahlias Cactus Type over 4” 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
18. Dahlia, under 4” 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
19. Dahlia, over 4” 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
20. Dahlia, single 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
21. Daisy 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
22. Dianthus 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
23. Gaillardia 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
24. Sunflower 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
25. Geranium, single 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
26. Geranium, double 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
27. Gladiolus, white 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
28. Gladiolus, yellow shade 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
29. Gladiolus orange, peach, apricot 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
30. Gladiolus, pink shades 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
31. Gladiolus, purple shades 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
32. Gladiolus, any solid color not listed 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
33. Gladiolus, Bicolor & Variegated 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
34. Helichrysum (straw flower) 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
35. Hydrangea 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
36. Lily, Calla 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
37. Lily, Day 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
38. Lily, oriental, Asiatic 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
39. Lavatera 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
40. Marigold Dwarf Bicolor 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
41. Marigold Dwarf Orange 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
42. Marigold Dwarf Yellow 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
43. Marigold Large Orange 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
44. Marigold Large Yellow 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
45. Marigold, any other color 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
46. Pansy solid color 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
47. Pansy Bicolor 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
48. Petunia Single 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
49. Petunia Double 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
50. Phlox Perennial 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
51. Rose Miniature 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
52. Rose Standard 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
53. Rudbeckia 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
54. Salvia 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
55. Sedum 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
56. Snapdragon 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
57. Sweet Pea 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
58. Verbena 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
59. Zinnia Cactus flowered 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
60. Zinnia 3.5” + 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
61. Zinnia under 3.5” 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
62. Any other annual not listed 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00
63. Any other perennial not listed 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00

CLASS B – BOUQUET SECTION

Exhibitors are encouraged to enter name of variety on entry tag.  Bouquets should be formed to be viewed from all sides.  Do not add additional foliage; foliage attached to blooms or spikes is acceptable.  Bouquets should be in stable vases, sand, marbles or frogs may be used.  Each bouquet must contain 5 or more blooms or spikes.

Scorecard

  • Plant Material
    80
  • Bouquet Arrangement
    10
  • Suitability of Container
    10
  • Total
    100

Each bouquet must contain 5 or more blooms or spikes.

1. Ageratum 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
2. Amaranthus 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
3. Aster 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
4. Bachelor button 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
5. Balsam 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
6. Bells of Ireland 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
7. Calendula 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
8. Canna 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
9. Celosia 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
10. Cleome 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
11. Cockscomb 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
12. Coneflower 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
13. Cosmos 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
14. Dahlia under 4” 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
15. Dahlia over 4” 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
16. Daisy 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
17. Dianthus 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
18. Gaillardia 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
19. Sunflower 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
20. Gladiolus 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
21. Hydrangea 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
22. Lily Calla 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
23. Lily Day 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
24. Lily oriental, Asiatic 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
25. Marigold bicolor under 2.5” 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
26. Marigold orange under 2.5” 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
27.Marigold yellow under 2.5” 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
28. Marigold large orange 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
29. Marigold large yellow 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
30. Marigold large any other color 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
31. Pansies 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
32. Petunia Single 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
33. Petunia Double 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
34. Phlox Perennial 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
35. Rudbeckia 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
34. Salvia 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
35. Snapdragon 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
36. Sweet Pea 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
37. Zinnia Large 3” or more diameter 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
38. Zinnia Small under 3” diameter 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
39. Annual/bulb not listed 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50
40. Perennial/biennial not listed 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50

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