Members' Show - Spring 2014
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When & Where
Saturday 22 February 2014
Allendale Community Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne, Dorset  BH21 1AS
Visiting Exhibitors
Burnham Nurseries
Ratcliffe Orchids & Hardy Orchids
Writhlington School Orchid Project
Members' Competitive Classes
Judges

Keith Andrew (President),
Allan Burdis (RHS/BOC), Nick Fry (BOC), Graham Smith (BOC)
Show Schedule Competition Results

A fair day, bringing to an end (more or less) a truly dismal and incredibly wet winter with a glorious blaze of tropical colour!  The highlight of this Show has to have been the impressive display mounted by our newest visiting exhibitor, namely the Writhlington School Orchid Project, from Radstock in Somerset.  The School's "Gardening Club" has built an enviable reputation for their expertise in orchid growing - evidenced by several fine specimen plants on their display - and propagation, and their hands-on conservation work.  To find out more about them and their valuable work, visit their web site.

Highlights from the Show
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Writhlington School Orchid Project

An impressive display

featuring several fine specimen plants

Photo © Neville Roberts

Sale of School-raised seedlings

An enterprise to fund greenhouse
costs and conservation activities


Photo © Neville Roberts
More photographs will be added as they become available
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