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Melplash Show 2018

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    The Melplash Show

    Made a list of the categories I'll be entering this year :phew:

    250 . 1 Cactus or Succulent.

    251. 2 Cactus or Succulent in separate pots.

    254. 1 Flowering Geranium.

    256. Flowering pot plant.

    272. 3 Roses, one or more varieties.

    282. 5 French Mariglods, blooms in vase.

    290. Floating flower heads.

    294. 1 stem. tree flower.

    297. Bowl of 3 or more Cacti /Succulent.

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    304. 2 kinds of fruit in single dish.

    305. 3 sticks of Rhubarb.

    306. Bunch of Grapes.

    310. Potatoes, 5 white.

    311. Potatoes, 5 coloured.

    320. Onions, 3 exhibition.

    321. Onions, 3 over 250g.

    322. Onions, 5 250g or less.

    323. Onion, the heaviest.

    326. Beans, 6 French.

    327. Peas, 6 pods.

    332. Tomatoes, 5 with calyx.

    333. Tomatoes, 5 plum.

    334. Tomatoes, 9 cherry.

    340. Garlic, 3 blubs.

    347. Crop from 1 seed potato grown in a bucket.

    348. Top Tray.

    352. Dish of Edible Flowers.

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    529. 1 bottle, Fruit Wine.

    530. 1 bottle, Flower wine.

    531. 1 bottle, Vegetable Wine.

    532. 1 bottle, any other wine.

    535. 1 bottle of Liqueur.

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    546. Any craft item made by a Zig.
     
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      More detail about the Top Tray :)

       
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        How's your Blackberry doing?

        Cucumber Wine
         
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          It's very nice :Wino::Wino::Wino:


          You can't make wine out of the devil's vegetable :yikes::yikes::yikes:
           
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            Good luck @Zigs :dbgrtmb:

            That list is far too ambitious for me but I reckon you'll not only do it but win, win, win! :Wino:
             
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              That's a lot of categories :phew:

              It looks as though you want to beat Mrs Shiney's record :heehee:. She swears that she won't enter so many categories in our local show this year! :whistle:

              Do they also do a prize for the highest total number of points?
               
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                It's a few more than I normally enter but some of them can be prepared beforehand :)

                There's a Banksian medal for the highest points for flowers, fruit, veg and herbs but I think that would be a bit ambitious :biggrin:
                 
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                    Mrs Shiney has been winning the Banksian Medal (RHS) for quite some years. You're not allowed to win it more than once in three years so she has been winning it every third year :heehee:
                     
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                      Boys always do :heehee:
                       
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                        What about?

                        313 5 Chard/Spinach leaves
                        325 Longest runner bean
                        329 Heaviest marrow
                         
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                          Slugs, and I don't like runners or marrow :)
                           
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                            That's a good list you've got there @Zigs. :thumbsup:

                            Vegetable wine: what ideas have you got in mind? :)
                             
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                              Not sure yet, might have to be Garlic with the amount i've got trying to bolt :hate-shocked:
                               
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                                That would make a good cough medicine @Zigs. :) Would parsnip wine work? I don't know where this came from but I like the idea. :biggrin:
                                 
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