On June 23, the Centralia, MO Flower & Garden Club staged a
Standard Flower Show with all 14 members participating. The title was
'A Walk In The Garden'. The Horticulture Division was titled 'Green
Grows the Grass'. Section A Perennials, Section B Hemerocallis,
Section C Annuals, Section D Hostas, Section E Herbs, Section F
Container Grown, Section G Collections, and Section H Arboreal. There
was a total of 100 entries. 5 Awards of Merit could be given; a
Grower's Choice could be given, and a Horticultural Excellence.
Artistic Design Division was titled 'Garden Trilogy'. Section A 'Beautiful Gardens' - Class 1 'Through The Garden Gate', a creative 3 dimensional design; Class 2 'Along The Garden Path, a large creative floor design; Class 3 'Moonlight In The Garden' a creative design on a pedestal; Section B 'Garden Reflections' - Class 4 'Sunshine In The Garden', a creative design staged on a hook suspended from the top of a frame; Class 5 'Stroll Through A Shady Garden', a creative multi-rhythmic design; and Class 6 'Water Color Rhapsody', a creative underwater design. There was a total of 26 entries. Designer's Choice, Tri Color, and Award of Design Excellence could be awarded.
The 6 judges (3 for Hosticulture and 3 for Design) were treated to a luncheon at the Centralia History Museum. Member Marjorie Motley, Club Treasurer, FGCM Treasurer, Master Gardener, and Museum Director was hostess.
Water Garden Rhapsody