|Photos of members activities 2013|
|● Members Shows|
Pictured are (from left to right): Lorraine Jasper, David Jasper, Terry Stephens, John Patrick, Roy Knight and Peter Greenaway.
The Cornish Dahlia Society Main Show, held in the old stables at the National Trust Gardens at Trelissick nr Truro over the August Bank Holiday weekend. The good weather leading up to the show helped to make it one of the best with around 200 entries.
Trophy winners were: Terry Bratcher, John Patrick, Paul Fisher, Terry Stephens, Roy Knight, Peter Greenaway, Mike Bryant, Laurence Blewett and David Jasper.
Other winners were John Lacey and David Lumb. One section of the show, a bowl of Dahlias, was judged by the public and during the three days received over 500 votes with the overall winning entry by Pat Knight.
The prizes were awarded by Samantha Parker (Trelissick Visitor Services Manager) and Ross Clark (Trelissick Catering Supervisor).
| Some of the entries to the show..
Photos courtesy of Simon Nute
|Life member Richard Canning sent these two photos from the Perth & District Chrysanthemum & Dahlia Society show. On the right is a vase of LATE by Tom Cleghorn of Fife. which won the Silver & Bronze medals.|
|The Cornish Dahlia Society
has sent in photos of it's Late show on 1st September at Trelawney.
photos courtesy Simon Nute
|Trophy winners were: Roy Knight for best exhibit in show with a vase of three pompons (Willo’s Night) and the President’s Trophy for most points , David Jasper for winning second best exhibit in show with a vase of three medium semi-cactus (Hillcrest Candy) and Pat Knight for winning the best bowl of dahlias, as judged by the public. Pictured or the right (from left to right) are David Danning. Pat Knight, David Jasper, Roy Knight and Charles Kestell.|
Richard Bailey sent this photo of himself and Ted
Collins in winning form at the NDS show at Wisley. They showed dahlia variety: Nenekazi.
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